Konstantin Derzhavin

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Konstantin Derzhavin (18 February [O.S. 5 February] 1903, Batumi – 2 November 1956, Leningrad) was a Russian literary and theater critic, translator, and writer. He wrote the libretto to Aram Khachaturian's ballet Gayane. His wife was the ballerina Nina Aleksandrovna Anisimova.

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  • Article from the Great Soviet Encyclopedia 3rd Edition (in Russian)