VISHNEVSKY Vsevolod V.( Playwright, novelist, journalist)
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Biography VISHNEVSKY Vsevolod V.
(1900 - 1951)
Born on December 8 (21 NS) in St. Petersburg in the family of a surveyor, a large Geodesists. Since childhood acquaintance of publishing (in the house where he lived, there were two publishing houses and printing workers often invited the boy to himself, showing his work). Later, my father wanted to create a magazine, doing preparatory work at home. In 12 years Vishnevsky already had an idea about publishing, editing, printing.
He studied at St. Petersburg High School, where the favorite subjects were the Russian language, history, geography. He was editor of the gymnasium magazine from under the desks ". Sooner trained myself to keep a diary that later is very helpful in his writing life.
During the First World War in 14 years "ran" as a volunteer at the front (at that time the family was on the Riga coast), entered a cabin-boy on the Baltic Fleet. In 1915 - 16 served in the Guard as a sergeant intelligence passed through the war, received three awards of St. George and the real life experience.
In 1917 he joined the Bolsheviks and took part in the October uprising in Petrograd. During the Civil War was a machine gunner in the First Cavalry, then - the commander of the Baltic and Black Sea Fleet.
Print Top in 1920, published an article about the event from the life of the newspaper "Red CHERNOMORYE. Since then begins systematic literary work. The first literary appearance in Moscow was the publication of the diary of navigation on the ship "Ocean", where he was an instructor navigator case. In 1929 wrote the play "The First Horse". In 1930, "was in great literature," commissioned by the party leadership of the play "We are from Kronstadt," "The last decisive," "Optimistic Tragedy" (1933).
In 1939, a military correspondent for Pravda in the Finnish front. In 1941 - 42 - the defense of Leningrad, a war correspondent, from 1944 he lived in Moscow, served as editor of the Banner ".
In recent years, worked on a documentary-artistic epic "War". He died in Moscow on February 28, 1951.