Vladimir Vysotsky

Russia celebrates Vladimir Vysotsky 80th birthday

Today, on January 25, Russia marks the 80th birth anniversary of the legendary singer and actor.Vladimir Vysotsky (1938-1980). Born in Moscow in 1938, Vladimir Vysotsky went on to become a very talented singer, songwriter and actor. …

Russians name icons of 20th century

For almost 20 years, Russians have viewed the first man in space Yuri Gagarin, singer-songwriter and actor Vladimir Vysotsky and Soviet Marshal Georgy Zhukov as the 20th century’s key …