Today there is 150th anniversary of the birth of Agatangel Krymskiy – a prominent person, Ukrainian scientist, historian, writer and translator, linguist and orientalist. A. Krymskiy was an extraordinary person with unique abilities, gifts, erudition. He was obsessed with an idea and loyalty to it.
A.Krymskiy, born in Crimean Tatar and Belarussian family became a faithful patriot of Ukraine and one of the founder of its science.
Historic, research, writing and translation heritage of Agatangel Krymskiy is extremely powerful. He did not manage to complete all his endeavors which could be useful for mankind due to his great talent and potential. But everything he created will be useful for many generations of historians, researchers, linguists and orientalists.
Accused of national activities, academician died in the prison of the NKVD of the USSR.
The personality of Agatangel Krymskiy is symbolic for our science and education. Moreover, the General Assembly of UNESCO had rightly listed him among the world’s leading figures, and the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine had established the Agatangel Krymskiy Prize.
Recently, the National Bank of Ukraine introduced the commemorative coin “Agatangel Krymskiy”. But how to buy a commemorative coin you can find out by the link:https://cutt.ly/ajRuuqB
Remember the great Ukrainians!