Aleksey Batalov

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Aleksey Batalov
Алексе́й Бата́лов
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Aleksey Batalov, June 12, 2006
Born (1928-11-20)20 November 1928
Vladimir, USSR, Russia
Died 14 June 2017(2017-06-14) (aged 88)
Moscow, Russia
Nationality Russian
Occupation Actor, Director
Spouse(s) Gitana Leontenko (1963-2017)
Parent(s) Vladimir Batalov
Nina Olshevskaya

Aleksey Vladimirovich Batalov (Russian: Алексе́й Влади́мирович Бата́лов; 20 November 1928 – 14 June 2017) was a Soviet and Russian actor. He has been known for his portrayal of noble and positive characters. He was named a People's Artist of the USSR in 1976 and a Hero of Socialist Labour in 1989. He also starred in Mikhail Romm's Nine Days of One Year (1962). In 1967 he was a member of the jury of the 5th Moscow International Film Festival.[1] In 1973 he was a member of the jury at the 8th Moscow International Film Festival.[2]

Batalov died on 14 June 2017 in Moscow from complications of a fall at the age of 88.[3]

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