Yuri Volyntsev

Yuri Vitalyevich Volyntsev (Russian: Юрий Витальевич Волынцев; 28 April 1932 – 9 August 1999) was a Soviet and Russian stage and film actor. People's Artist of the RSFSR (1984).[1]

Yuri Volyntsev
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Yuri Vitalyevich Volyntsev

(1932-04-28)28 April 1932
Died9 August 1999(1999-08-09) (aged 67)
Years active1962–1999
AwardsPeople's Artist of the RSFSR
State Prize of the Russian Federation
Order of Honour

Biography and careerEdit

Yuri Volyntsev was born April 28, 1932 in Leningrad. He studied at the Boris Shchukin Theatre Institute (acting course of Joseph Rapoport), at the end of school in 1962, he was accepted into the troupe of the Vakhtangov-Theatre.

He voiced set of cartoon characters. To Soviet viewers he is best known for playing the role of the Pan Athlete in the humorous TV series Cabaret "13 Chairs".

Father of actress, radio and TV presenter Ksenia Strizh.

He died on August 9, 1999. He was buried at the Khovanskoye Cemetery.





  1. ^ Русский драматический театр: Энциклопедия / Под общ. ред. М. И. Андреева, Н. Э. Звенигородской, А. В. Мартыновой и др. — М.: Большая Российская энциклопедия, 2001. — 568 с.: ил. ISBN 978-5-85270-167-1
  2. ^ УКАЗ Президента РФ от 11.12.1996 N 1670

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