photo credits: PD-RU-exempt (stamps)
country of citizenship: Russian Empire, Soviet Union
language of expression: Russian
occupation: writer, military personnel
award received: Stalin Prize, Order of the Red Banner of Labour, Medal "For the Defence of Moscow"
Aleksey Silych Novikov-Priboi (Russian: Алексей Силыч Новиков-Прибой 12 March 1877 – 29 April 1944) was the pen-name of A. S. Novikov, an ethnic Russian writer in the Soviet Union, noted for his stories with a nautical theme.
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