Vladimir Vysotsky, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Vladimir Vysotsky

Soviet singer, songwriter, poet and actor

Date of Birth: 25-Jan-1938

Place of Birth: Moscow, Russia

Date of Death: 25-Jul-1980

Profession: screenwriter, actor, writer, composer, poet, author, singer-songwriter, songwriter, lyricist, guitarist, stage actor, film actor, prosaist

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Vladimir Vysotsky

  • Vladimir Semyonovich Vysotsky (Russian: ?????´??? ????????? ????´????, IPA: [vl?'d?im??r s??'m??n?v??t? v?'sotsk??j]; 25 January 1938 – 25 July 1980) was a Soviet singer-songwriter, poet, and actor whose career had an immense and enduring effect on Soviet culture.
  • He became widely known for his unique singing style and for his lyrics, which featured social and political commentary in often humorous street jargon.
  • He was also a prominent stage and screen actor.
  • Though his work was largely ignored by the official Soviet cultural establishment, he achieved remarkable fame during his lifetime, and to this day exerts significant influence on many of Russia's popular musicians and actors years after his death.

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