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Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky Biography

Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky

Biography Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky born on September 17 1864 in Vinnitsa in small family official. Childhood and youth of the future writer passed in towns and villages Podolya region, where his father transferred the service. Graduated Bar Elementary School (1875 – 1876) and Sharhorodskyi religious school (1876 – 1880). Kotsyubynsky began to try his hand at literature early, took up poetry, translations, essays, and quickly the main field of his writing, true vocation is fiction. Since the first attempts Kotsyubinskogo-writer have survived story “Andrew Soloviyko or Vcheniye world, nevcheniye Darkness” (1884), “21st December, vvedeniye” (1885), “Uncle and Aunt” (1885). Publish Kotsyubynsky

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Famous people of Ukrainian origin - Yana Klochkova

Klochkova Yana

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Mila Kunis biography

Mila Kunis

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Nastya Kamenskih Biography ukrainian singer

Nastya Kamenskykh – Biography

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Kazimir Malevich biography

Kazimir Malevich

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Tina Karol biography

Tina Karol

Biography   Date of Birth: January 25, 1985 Place of Birth: Orotukan, Magadan region, USSR (Russia) The talented young singer Tina Karol is now at the top of popularity. Her songs are loved and know hundreds of thousands of people, the concerts are always sold out was collected, and clips and video works receive high ratings. But other than that, Tina is also a great actress and has managed to please the audience with a few pictures. Born future actress in 1985 in the remote Magadan region. At the age of 7 years old Tina together with his family moved

Leonid Kuchma Biography

Leonid Kuchma

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Vladimir Klitchko biography

Vladimir Klitschko

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Eugene Konoplyanka

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Andriy Kuzmenko ( Skryabin)

Andriy Kuzmenko (Skryabin)

Biography Andriy Kuzmenko is better known under the pseudonym Kuzma Scriabin was born August 17, 1968 in the Lviv region. Andrei’s mother – music teacher, Viktor Kuzmenko father – an engineer. He was the only child in the family has a cousin Tatiana and cousins – Mikhail and Yaroslav. In the words of Kuzma, since childhood he was trump dude. He graduated from music school, piano. the first song of the project was recorded June 30, 1989, which included Kuzma, Roy and Alex, a few days later called himself Skryabin. But the fact that Rostislav in December 1989, drafted into


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