Vladimir Etush passed away

Vladimir Etush passed away

Famous Soviet and Russian actor, People’s Artist of the USSR Vladimir Etush has passed away this afternoon in Moscow. He was 96 years old.

According to director of the Vakhtangov Theater, Kirill Kroc, Etush died at 12:30 in a hospital where he was hospitalized the day before, TASS reports.

Vladimir Abramovich Etush was born in 1922. 

He received titles of the People's Artist of the USSR, Russian Federation State Prize in Literature and Art, as well as Order of Honorary Citizen of Russia.