Alyaksandr Tsvikievich

Alyaksandr Ivanavich Tsvikyevich (Belarusian: Аляксандр Іванавіч Цвікевіч, Polish: Alaksandr Ćwikiewicz; 22 June 1888 – 30 December 1937) was a Belorussian politician, historian, jurist and a philosopher. He served as a Prime Minister of Belarus for two years from 23 August 1923 until October 1925. His interest featured philosophy and history. He worked as a jurist and lawyer. He was also a professor in National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.

Alyaksandr Ivanavich Tsvikyevich
Аляксандр Іванавіч Цвікевіч
Alyaksandr Tsvikyevich
Portrait of Alyaksandr Tsvikyevich
Born(1888-06-22)22 June 1888
Died30 December 1937(1937-12-30) (aged 49)
EducationSaint Petersburg State University
OccupationPolitician, historian, jurist, philosopher
  • Ivan Tsvikevich (father)

He was born in June 1888 in Brest, Belarus. He was a member of Belarusian Socialist Revolutionist Party in the 1920s. On 23 August 1923, he became the Prime Minister of Belarus. He resigned as a prime minister in October 1925. He was executed on 30 December 1937, aged 59. He was succeeded by Vaclau Lastouski. His brother was Ivan Tsvikyevich.