Russian movie stars died at 77

Here are 3 famous actors from Russian Empire died at 77:

Erast Garin

Erast Garin (November 10, 1902 Ryazan-September 4, 1980 Moscow) also known as E. Garin, Erast Pavlovich Garin or Erast Gerasimov was a Russian film director, screenwriter, actor and theatre director. He had one child, Olga Garina.

Garin began his career in the arts as a theatre actor and director before transitioning to film in the 1920s. He quickly became a prominent figure in Soviet cinema and directed over twenty films throughout his career, including the acclaimed comedies "Fathers and Sons" (1936) and "Circus" (1936).

In addition to his work in film, Garin was also an accomplished stage actor and director, and remained active in the theatre world throughout his life. He was a founding member of the Moscow Art Theatre and was instrumental in establishing the Moscow Children's Theatre.

Garin's artistic achievements were recognized with numerous awards and honors throughout his career, including the title of People's Artist of the USSR in 1971. He passed away in Moscow in 1980 at the age of 77. Today, he is remembered as one of the most influential figures in Soviet cinema and theatre.

Read more about Erast Garin on Wikipedia »

Sergei Filippov

Sergei Filippov (June 24, 1912 Saratov-April 19, 1990 Saint Petersburg) a.k.a. S. Filippov, Sergei Nikolaevich Filippov or Sergey Filippov was a Russian actor. His child is called Yuriy Sergeyevich Filippov.

Sergei Filippov began his acting career in the 1930s, and quickly rose to prominence in the Soviet film industry. He appeared in over 50 films during his career, including classics such as "The Living Corpse" and "The Battle for Moscow". Filippov was known for his versatility as an actor, and could play both comedic and dramatic roles with ease. He was also a talented stage actor, and performed in numerous productions at the famous Leningrad Comedy Theater. In addition to his acting work, Filippov served as a teacher at the Saint Petersburg State Theatre Arts Academy for many years. He passed away in 1990 at the age of 77, leaving behind a legacy as one of the most respected actors in Russian film and theater history.

Read more about Sergei Filippov on Wikipedia »

Alexander Borisov

Alexander Borisov (May 1, 1905 Saint Petersburg-May 19, 1982 Saint Petersburg) otherwise known as A. Borisov, Alexander Fyodorovich Borisov, Aleksandr Fedorovich Borisov, Aleksandr Borisov or Aleksandr Fyodorovich Borisov was a Russian actor.

Alexander Borisov was born in Saint Petersburg and after completing his studies in Petrogradsky Theatre School he joined the Alexandrinsky Theatre troupe. Borisov was known for his versatility and for his ability to play a wide range of characters from tragic heroes to comical figures. He was particularly known for his roles in classic Russian plays such as Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull" and "Uncle Vanya". Borisov also appeared in several films throughout his career, including the 1941 film "We from the Urals" and the 1951 film "The Unforgettable Year 1919". In 1976, Borisov was awarded the title of People's Artist of the RSFSR, recognizing his contributions to Russian theatre and film. Despite suffering from ill health in his later years, Borisov continued to act until his death in 1982 at the age of 77.

Read more about Alexander Borisov on Wikipedia »

Related articles