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Soviet writer and politician (1901-1956)wd:Q60128
movement: socialist realism
genre: prose, novel, short novel, short story, sketch story, opinion journalism
country of citizenship: Russian Empire, Soviet Union
native language: Russian
language of expression: Russian
occupation: writer, politician, journalist, public figure, war correspondent
award received: Stalin Prize, Order of the Red Banner, Order of Lenin, Lenin Komsomol Prize, Medal "For Valiant Labour in the Great Patriotic War 1941–1945", Medal "In Commemoration of the 800th Anniversary of Moscow"
position held: member of the Supreme Council of the Soviet Union
Alexander Alexandrovich Fadeyev (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Фаде́ев; 24 December [O.S. 11 December] 1901 – 13 May 1956) was a Soviet writer, one of the co-founders of the Union of Soviet Writers and its chairman from 1946 to 1954.
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