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Maximilian Alexandrovich Kirienko-Voloshin
Born 28 May 1877
Kyiv, Ukraine then in Russian Empire
Died November 8, 1932 (aged 55)
Koktebel, USSR
Occupation Poet
Literary movement Symbolist movement

Maximilian Alexandrovich Kirienko-Voloshin (Russian: Максимилиа́н Алекса́ндрович Кирие́нко-Воло́шин), commonly known as Max Voloshin (May 28, 1877 – November 8, 1932), was a Ukrainian-born Russian poet. He was one of the significant representatives of the Symbolist movement in Russian culture and literature. He became famous as a poet and a critic of literature and the arts, being published in many contemporary magazines of the early 20th century, including Vesy, Zolotoye runo ('The Golden Fleece'), and Apollon. He was known for his brilliant translations of a number of French poetic and prose works into Russian.

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