Aleichsem 1859 - 1916
One of the most famous
writers living in Russia. He wrote in
Yiddish and often visited Odessa.
1893 - 1930
A famous Soviet poet
and strong supporter of the Bolsheviks and the
Bolshevik Revolution. Often visited Odessa.
Babel 1894 - 1941 (For
extensive information on Babel, click here)
A famous Soviet short-story
writer of Odessa and war stories. Born
in Odessa to a Jewish
family, he died in a Siberian prison camp.
Bagritsky 1895 - 1934
Pseudoname of Eduard
Dzyubin, a famous Soviet poet known for his
romantic verses. He was born and lived
Petrov 1903 - 1942
Pseudoname of Evgeny
Katayev, a famous Soviet humorist. He
was born in Odessa.
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