Світан Роман Григорович

Roman Svitan

Hello, dear readers! Today we are going to talk about an outstanding personality – Roman Svitan. He was born on January 4, 1964 in Makiivka, Ukraine. He served in the Armed Forces of Ukraine and is a well-known military expert. I invite you to learn more about his life and achievements.

Childhood and family

Roman Svitan was born and raised in Makiivka, Ukraine. Information about his family and personal life is not widely known.


Roman received his military education at the Chernihiv Higher Military Aviation School named after Lenin Komsomol, where he graduated in 1985.


Світан Роман Григорович

After graduation, Svitan continued his career in the Ukrainian Air Force. He served in the Ukrainian Air Force until 1997. After his service, he lived in Donetsk and was engaged in commerce.

In 2014, when he was an adviser to the then head of Donetsk region, Serhiy Taruta, he was captured by pro-Russian militants. After that, he became one of the leading military experts on Ukrainian TV channels and other media.


One of Roman’s most important achievements is his contribution to Ukraine’s military sphere. He is a well-known military expert who regularly appears on Ukrainian YouTube and television. He also became one of the heroes of the documentary series “Heroes of Ukrainian Donbas” in 2019.


Roman Svitan is a personality who made a significant contribution to the military sphere of Ukraine. His life and achievements are important for understanding the modern history of Ukraine. We hope that this biography was useful and informative for you. Thank you for reading!