Nestor Ivanovych Makhno [a] (8 November [ O.S. 27 October] 1888 – 25 July 1934), also known as Bat'ko Makhno ("Father Makhno"), [b] was a Ukrainian anarchist revolutionary and the commander of the Revolutionary Insurgent Army of Ukraine during the Ukrainian Civil War .
Born in Ukraine of peasant stock in Hulyai-Pole, Yekaterinoslav guberniya, Nestor Makhno (n é Mikhnenko) became an anarchist during the 1905 Revolution. Makhno's father had died when he was an infant, so he worked as a shepherd from the age of seven and as a metalworker in his teens, attending school only briefly.
The 2005 Nine Lives of Nestor Makhno was a Russian biographical miniseries about Nestor Makhno's life. Pavel Derevyanko portrayed Makhno, and Russian critics gave his performance high praise. The series was noted for its positive portrayal of Makhno, although some reviewers also criticised the series for lacking narrative coherence.
Nestor Makhno (1921) Nestor Ivanovych Makhno (7 November 1888-25 July 1934) was a Ukrainian anarchist revolutionary and the commander of an independent anarchist army in Ukraine from 1917–21.
In these events an important part was played by the Insurgent Revolutionary Army under Nestor Makhno, a peasant by origin, an out-and-out revolutionary of Anarchist views, and a guerilla leader of outstanding ability. Apart from his influence on the course of the war, his story provides a unique example of an attempt to put Anarchist principles ...
Nestor Ivanovych Makhno was born in Huliaipole, which is situated in the same province as the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station. Until 1921, Makno took part in many of the battles in that region. First, he faced Germany and its allies in World War I, followed by the reactionary Russian White Army. Then he fought the government in Kyiv before ...
Nestor Ivanovich Makhno is an exiled Ukrainian revolutionary, former leader of the Ukrainian Black Army, convinced anarchist and military commander in service of the Commune of France. Infamous for his use of guerilla tactics during the Russian Civil War, which involved surprise assaults on German and Austrian holdouts in Eastern Ukraine with so-called "tachankas", Makhno now works for the ...
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Nestor Makhno Born in Guljaj Polje, Ukraine December 13, 1901 Died July 06, 1934 Website http://www.nestormakhno.info Genre Politics edit data Anarcho-Communist peasant turned guerrilla leader. At first Makhno and his men fought against the Russian white army and supported the Bolshewiks.