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Mikhail Sholokhov (1905–1984)

Mikhail Sholokhov was a Russian writer who received a Nobel prize for his epic novel 'Tikhiy Don'. He was born in 1905 into a Cossack family of farmers in Kruzhilin, Veshenskaya, Rostov province in Southern Russia. His high school studies were interrupted by the Russian revolution and the Civil War, in which he fought on the side of the ... See full bio »

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 2006 And Quiet Flows the Don (TV Series) (novel) / (story)
 2005 The Colt (TV Movie) (short story - as Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov)
 1972 Smertnyy vrag (novel)
 1971 Podnyataya tselina (TV Movie) (novel)
 1970 V lazorevoy stepi (short stories)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Youngest Comrade (1968) ... (short story)
 1964 Donskaya povest (short stories Shibalkovo semya and Rodinka)
 1963 Kogda Kazaki plachut (writer)
 1961 Nakhalenok (novel)
 1960 Virgin Soil Upturned (novel)
 1960 Zherebyonok (short story)
 1959 Fate of a Man (story)
 1958 Tikhiy Don II (novel "Tikhij Don")
 1957 Quiet Flows the Don (novel "Tikhij Don")
 1940 Podnyataya tselina (novel) / (screenplay)
 1930 Tikhiy Don (novel "Tikhij Don")
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 1930 Tikhiy Don (consultant)

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Other Works:

Novel: "Tikhij Don" (filmed as Quiet Flows the Don (1957), And Quiet Flows the Don (2006), Tikhiy Don (1930), Tikhiy Don II (1958)) See more »

Alternate Names:

Michail Scholochov | Mikhail Shelekhov | Mikhail Aleksandrovich Sholokhov

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He once made a generous donation to rebuild a church that had been destroyed during the Nazi occupation of Russia. See more »

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