Vladimir Nikolayevich Voinovich, also spelled Voynovich (Russian: Влади́мир Никола́евич Войно́вич, 26 September 1932 – 27 July 2018) was a Russian writer, poet, playwright and journalist. He was a member of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Department of Language and Literature. He was known for his works The Life and Extraordinary Adventures of Private Ivan Chonkin (1969–2007), Moscow 2042 (1986) and Monumental Propaganda (2000). Voinvich was born in Stalinabad, Tajik SSR.
Voinovich died in Moscow on 27 July 2018 from a heart attack at the age of 85.
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- ↑ Vladimir Voinovich interview to Dmitry Gordon, May 27, 2016 (in Russian)
- ↑ Author of Russian cosmonauts’ unofficial anthem dies at 85