Zayndi DZHAMALKHANOV, USSR Chechen poet and writer; literature critic.
DZHAMALKHANOV, Zayndi was born in 1923 in village NizhniyNaur, Checheno-Ingushetia.
Expert in Chechen folklore. Recorded the legends: “The Lay of Prince Misost”, “Eli, Son of Umar from Akki”, “Akhmad Avturinsky”, “A Certain Son and Solsa”, etc. 1944 deported to Central Asia with all ChechenIngush and Karachay-Balkars.