Vysotsky, Vladimir

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Vysotsky, Vladimir Gender: M
born on 25 January 1938 at 09:40 (= 09:40 AM )
Place Moscow, Russian Federation, 55n45, 37e35
Timezone MSK h3e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 04°39' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 25°58 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 05°25'

Vladimir Vysotsky
photo: Igor Palmin, license cc-by-sa-2.0


Soviet singer, songwriter, poet, and actor whose career had an immense and enduring effect on Russian 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 who wish to emulate his iconic status.

He died 25 July 1980.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes Maslikov :"from mother's words"


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet