Vyacheslav Prokopovych, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Vyacheslav Prokopovych

Ukrainian politician

Date of Birth: 10-Jun-1881

Place of Birth: Kiev, Ukraine

Date of Death: 07-Jun-1942

Profession: politician, historian

Zodiac Sign: Gemini

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About Vyacheslav Prokopovych

  • Vyacheslav (Viacheslav) Prokopovych (Ukrainian: ?'??????? ????????????? ??????????) (1881, Kiev - 1942, Bessancourt) was a Ukrainian politician and historian. Starting in 1905, he was a politician of the Ukrainian Democratic-Radical Party (UDRP), established in Kiev.
  • At the end of World War I, he was a member of the Ukrainian Party of Socialists-Federalists (UPSF) and Central Rada.
  • In 1918, he served as the minister of education in a cabinet of Ukrainian People's Republic (UNR), headed by Vsevolod Holubovych.
  • On 26 May 1920, Viacheslav Prokopovych became the prime minister of the UNR until October 14, 1920. At the beginning of 1921 the government of the UNR went into exile.
  • The cabinet was headed twice by Prokopovych (March - August 1921, and May 1926 - October 1939).
  • The members of the Government-in-exile of the Ukrainian National Republic lived in the principal émigré centers: Warsaw, Prague, and Paris.
  • In 1925-1939, he was also a founder and chief editor of Tryzub, published in Paris.

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