Birth 22 February 1943, Mr.. Birthplace g. Dzerzhinsk (Chernorechye) Gorky (Nizhny Novgorod) region. Eight-year graduated in Kharkov.
He speaks English and French.
Younger years spent in Kharkov, then moved to Moscow where he entered the circle of young artists, writers, dissidents - "cultural underground". Wrote poetry.
In 1973 he left the USSR to the West. In New York in search of livelihood Variables 13 occupations. Later he moved to France.
In 1976. wrote his first novel, "It's me - Eddie" with sharp criticism of America.
In November 1980. novel was published in French under the title "Russian poet prefers the large Negro". The book was a success and was translated into 15 languages.
In late 1991, at the request of Limonov
he was returned to Russia's citizenship.
Since 1991. participates in the political life of Russia. Joined the radical right-wing opposition.
In 1992. joined the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).
June 22, 1992, Mr.. - At the press conference was presented by Vladimir Zhirinovsky as a member of the "shadow cabinet" LDP: Chapter Vserossiiskogo Bureau of Investigation.
In the elections of 1993. in Gos.Dumu 5 Convocation nominated in the Tver district N 172 from the group of voters. During the voting took third place.
In 1994. initiated the establishment of the National Bolshevik Party, began publishing a party newspaper - "lemon".
October 13, 1995, Mr.. was registered as a candidate for the State Duma convocation on 6 th 194 single-mandate electoral district of Moscow Leningrad. The elections brought 1.84 percent of voters.
In 1996. presidential elections initially supported the candidacy of Boris Yeltsin as "a single presidential candidate from the nationalist forces". Then participated in the campaign Yuri Vlasov.
In February 2000, the BNP held a protest at the Polish Embassy in Moscow, the building throwing firebombs. "This is our answer for the attack on Russia's consulate in Poznan," - said "Y" Limonov
In September 2000, released "Book of the Dead.
April 7, 2001, was detained on charges of illegally purchasing and transportation of firearms and explosives. Limonov
was later charged with terrorism and the organization of illegal armed groups.
In August 2001, he was denied registration as a candidate for the State Duma on the 209 th district of Saint-Petersburg.
In summer 2001, a presentation of his new book "The investigation of Eduard Limonov
: the hunt for the bulls"
. Sept. 11 prosecutors renewed for another three months term of Limonov
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