Sergei Pavlovich Zalygin (November 23 (December 6) 1913 – April 19, 2000) – Russian Soviet writer. Editor of the journal “New World”, on his initiative in the USSR in 1988, again began to print AI Solzhenitsyn.
Zalygin was born on December 6, 1913 (November 23 in the old style) in the village of Durasovka Sterlitamak Uyezd in Ufa province in a family of intellectuals who were subjected to political repressions during their student years.
In 1939 he graduated from the hydromeliorative faculty of the Omsk Agricultural Institute. He was engaged in scientific work, participated in expeditions in Siberia. The first literary publication dates back to the year 1940. During the war he...
Zalygin died April 19, 2000 in Moscow.