Mylytsia Vasylivna Niechkina

Years of life: 25.02.1901 - 16.05.1985
Categories: Personalities;
Personalities: Mylytsia Vasylivna Niechkina;

A historian.

Was born on 25th February, 1901 in Nizhyn.

She was an academician of the Academy of Sciences of USSR (1958) and a member of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences (1947). She participated in the establishing of historical science. She controlled the forming of the first generalized work from the Soviet historiography: “An outline of the history of the historical science USSR” (t.2-5). An idea to compose the first edition “The history and the historians” of the country belonged to M.V. Nechnik. In this edition, some problems of the Soviet and general historiography were elaborated. She prepared more than 500 poems for publication, which were reserved in the archives of RAS. For the first time everything was published in the book of Ada Svanidze “The second muse of a historian” (2003).