Andriievsky, Opanas [Andrijevs'kyj], b 1878 in Molodetske, Uman county, Kyiv gubernia, d 16 May 1955 in Spittal an der Drau, Austria. (Photo: Opanas Andriievsky.) Political figure, justice of the peace, and lawyer (in Kyiv from 1905). Andriievsky was active in the Ukrainian Party of Socialists-Independentists and the Ukrainian National Union. He became a member of the Directory of the Ukrainian National Republic on 13 November 1918. After emigrating, he was professor of civil law at the Ukrainian Free University in Prague from 1924 to 1937.
[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 1 (1984).]