Series: Outstanding Persons of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birth of a poet, editor, theater scientist, film critic, scriptwriter, translator, public figure and public figure - Nikolai Platonovich Bazhana (1904 - 1983), who was born in Kam'yantsi-Podilskyi (now Khmelnytsky region.). . MP Bazhan is a man of extremely broad erudition, a true encyclopedic, academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR (1951), Honored Scientist of the Ukrainian SSR (1966), whose scope covered almost all spheres of cultural life in Ukraine. He was the initiator and scientific editor of the publication `Ukrainian Soviet Encyclopedia '. But first of all Bazhan entered the history of Ukraine as a poet. For his poetry is characterized by elevated intonations, epic sounding, the predominance of patriotic and civil motives.
year of issue: 2004
Circulation: 30000 pieces,
Metal: nickel silver,
Weight 12.8 grams.