Vladimir Tatosov

Vladimir Mikhailovich Tatosov (Russian: Влади́мир Миха́йлович Тато́сов; 10 May 1926 – 24 December 2021) was a Russian stage, television, voice and film actor.[1] He had an honorary title People's Artist of the RSFSR (1991).[2]

Vladimir Tatosov
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Tatosov in 1966
Vladimir Mikhailovich Tatosov

(1926-05-10)10 May 1926
Died24 December 2021(2021-12-24) (aged 95)
Years active1946–2021


Tatosov was born on 10 May 1926, in Moscow into an Armenian family. He spent his childhood in Baku.

In 1946, he graduated from the drama school at the Sverdlovsk Drama Theater. In 1947, he was admitted to the troupe of the Saint Petersburg Comedy Theatre, after a while he moved to the Lenin's Komsomol Theatre. In 1963 he became an artist of the Gorky Bolshoi Drama Theater. In 1971 he moved to the Lenfilm film studio.

He performed a lot in the variety, one year worked together with Arkady Raikin.

In 2005, Tatosov published his autobiographical book And I Want to Fly.

A few days before his death, Tatosov was admitted to a hospital in Saint Petersburg with cancer. Soon he was transferred to another hospital, where he contracted COVID-19. Tatosov died from COVID-19 on 24 December 2021, at the age of 95.[3]

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