About Vladimir Vysotsky
January 25, 1938 - July 25, 1980
|Place of Birth||:||Moscow, RSFSR, USSR|
|Also Known As||:||Vladimir Vysotskiy, Владимир Семёнович Высоцкий, Владимир Высоцкий|
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Vladimir Vysotsky was a Soviet poet, singer-songwriter, and actor. In the course of his career, he wrote some 700 songs that were extremely popular in the USSR. He starred in 28 films, gave many concerts, and had a great influence on Soviet and Russian culture. His life has been the subject of many films and books.