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HomeContents > People > Photographers > Yevgeny Khaldei

Other: Evgeny Khaldey 
Other: Evgueni Ananievich Khaldei 
Other: Evgueni Khaldei 
Other: Jewgeni Chaldej 
Other: Yevgeni Khaldei 
Dates:  1917 - 1997
Active:  USSR
Gender:  Male
Soviet photographer active during the Second World War and particularly remembered for his photograph of the Soviet flag being placed on the ruins of the Reichstag in Berlin on 2 May 1945.

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Readings on, or by, individual photographers 
Volland, Ernst & Krimmer, Heinz (eds.), 1999, Von Moskau nach Berlin. Bilder des russischen Fotografen Jewgeni Chaldej, (Berlin) [Δ
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If you have a portrait of this photographer or know of the whereabouts of one we would be most grateful.
Family history 
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Visual indexes

ThumbnailYevgeny Khaldei: Soldiers raising the flag of Soviet Union
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Internet biographies

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Wikipedia has a biography of this photographer.Show on this siteGo to website
Getty Research, Los Angeles, USA has an ULAN (Union List of Artists Names Online) entry for this photographer. This is useful for checking names and they frequently provide a brief biography. Go to website

Printed biographies

The following books are useful starting points to obtain brief biographies but they are not substitutes for the monographs on individual photographers.

• Lenman, Robin (ed.) 2005 The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (Oxford: Oxford University Press)  [Includes a short biography on Yevgeny Khaldei.] 
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