"Out of modesty, I point to beware of the fact
that my birthday rang the bell and was universally
national jubilation. Evil tongues tied a triumph
. with some great holiday, coincided with the day
. my birth, but I still do not understand
. What if there is still a holiday?
. Arkady Averchenko
. 15 (27) .3.1881 - 12.3.1925
. Son Deli.
. He received education at home, possibly graduated two classes of Sevastopol High School.
. He served in the transport office in Sebastopol, a joint stock company Bryansk Collieries and Mines (Kharkiv).
. In St. Petersburg in 1907
. The editors of "Dragonfly" (from 1908), "Satyricon" and "The New Satyricon" (from 1913). In 1918 went to the occupied south white. In April 1920, organized their own theater of migratory birds nest ". In October 1920 he emigrated. Since 1922 he lived in Prague.
His first story "How I had to insure the life" ( "Southern Region", 1903, October 31.)
Other works: "Stories. (Comedy) ";" Hares on the wall ";" Happy oysters "(more than 20 editions)," On the small to large "(P., . 1916); "ripples" (St. Petersburg, . 1912), "Stories for convalescent" (ibid., . 1912); "methods of approach and the other two (P., . 1917), "A dozen knives in the back of the revolution" (Paris, . 1921); "Joke patron" (Prague, . 1925) and t,
His works were published in the "Southern Region", Journal for all "," Kharkiv province news "magazines" Bayonet "and" Sword ", gas. "Free Thought", "Sun of Russia", "Azov Region," "South of Russia".
He was like a whirlwind. In love with life and the sun,
. A healthy body, strong, young,
. It is us drunk, bursting into our window,
. And a dazzling, shining star among us.
. Woe to the fire boundless success,
. Charming playing the fool and Shalya,
. He laughed, and the whole country, like an echo,
. Rejoicing, merriment echoed King
Basil Knyazev. Satyricon, 1913, N 29.