Fastiv Ukraine



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Description: Fastiv (also spelled Fastov ) is a city located in Kiev region of Ukraine. It is situated about 65 km southwest of Kiev by railway. The settlement was first time mentioned in chronicles in

Fastiv (also spelled Fastov ) is a city located in Kiev region of Ukraine. It is situated about 65 km southwest of Kiev by railway.

The settlement was first time mentioned in chronicles in 1390. That time, it was the western post of Kiev. Fastiv had favorable geographical position being the place of Polish, Russian and Ukrainian cultures crossing.

The town was playing an important role at the end of the 16th and the beginning of the 17th centuries. It was headed by a Cossack colonel Semen Paliy and was the center of an independent Cossack state called “the State of Paliy”.

At the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th centuries, a lot of famous people lived and worked here:

  • Taras Shevchenko - an artist and poet,
  • Kiril Stetsenko - a composer,
  • Mykola Benardos - a scientist,
  • Pavlo Bondarenko - a violinist.




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