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Pavlo Khrystiuk

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Died  September 29, 1941
Role  Historian
Succeeded by  Oleksandr Lototsky
Name  Pavlo Khrystiuk
Preceded by  position created
Succeeded by  Mykhailo Tkachenko

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Education  Kyiv Polytechnic Institute
Political party  Ukrainian Socialist-Revolutionary Party

Prime Minister  Volodymyr Vynnychenko
Preceded by  Volodymyr Vynnychenko
Prime Minister  Vsevolod Holubovych

Ukrainian Statehood 1917–21: Institutions and Individuals – Panel I

Pavlo Khrystiuk (Ukrainian: Павло Оникійович Христюк Pavlo Onykiyovych Khrystiuk) (1880 – September 19, 1941) was a Ukrainian cooperator, historian, journalist, political activist, and statesman.



Khrystiuk was born in Kiev Governorate. He studied in Kiev Polytechnic Institute as his party co-member, Vsevolod Holubovych. He worked for the newspaper Rada (Council). In 1916-17 he also worked for journal "Komashnia". Later in his career were the socialists-revolutionary newspapers "Borotba" and "Trudova Hromada".

He became a member of the Central Committee of the Ukrainian Socialist-Revolutionary Party (UPSR) and the Villagers Association. Also he was a member of the Central Rada and the Rada Minor as well as the Pysar (Scribe) in the General Secretariat of Ukraine. He is the co-author of the Land Reform of January 31, 1918.

He was a Minister of the Internal Affairs in the government of Vsevolod Holubovych (1918) and the deputy Minister in the government of Isaak Mazepa (1919). After the IV Party Congress he was among the members of the central current as M.Hrushevsky.

From 1919 Khrystiuk emigrated to Vienna, where he was a member of the UPSR "foreign delegation" and worked in the magazine "Boritesia-poboryte!". He returned to Ukraine in 1924 and worked for the Association of scientific and technological workers to influence the socialist construction (Kharkiv, 1928-1931). At that time he was also employed for the Chervony Shliach newspaper along with Pavlo Tychyna. He was the author of the history of revolution in Ukraine as well as numerous other books on the history of Ukraine.

Khrystiuk was arrested on March 2, 1931 as the member of the Ukrainian National Center and was convicted to imprisonment. He died in one of the camps of the Sevvostlag, Khabarovsk Krai.


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