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 Vladimir Vysotsky

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Vladimir Vysotsky

  • Birth 25 Jan 1938
  • Death 23 Jul 1980
  • Burial Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia
  • Memorial ID 5576

Actor, singer and icon. He is Russia's Bob Dylan and more. A major anti-establishment figure throughout the 60's and 70's, his songs which were never officially published during the communist era were, and are, known to every Russian. His grave is the site of a major pilgrimage on the anniversary of his death in July. The horses on his monument refer to one of his most famous songs.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 31 May 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5576
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Vladimir Vysotsky (25 Jan 1938–23 Jul 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5576, citing Vagan'kovskoe Cemetery, Moscow, Moscow Federal City, Russia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .