Nikolai Gritsenko
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Nikolai Olimpievich Gritsenko

(1912-07-24)24 July 1912
Yasynuvata, Donetsk, Ukraine (then part of Russian Empire)
Died8 December 1979(1979-12-08) (aged 67)
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Years active1937–1979

Nikolai Olimpievich Gritsenko (Russian: Николай Олимпиевич Гриценко, Ukrainian: Микола Олімпійович Гриценко; 24 July 1912 – 8 December 1979) was a Soviet and Russian theater and film actor.[1] He appeared in more than 30 films between 1942 and 1978. Gritsenko also was member of the Vakhtangov Theatre company in Moscow, Russia.[2] There he was designated Honored Artist of the RSFSR and People's Artist of the USSR. He died on 8 December 1979, and was buried in the Novodevichy Cemetery, in Moscow, Russia.[3]

Partial filmography


  1. ^ Peter Rollberg (2009). Historical Dictionary of Russian and Soviet Cinema. US: Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 273–274. ISBN 978-0-8108-6072-8.
  2. ^ Николай Гриценко на сайте
  3. ^ Николай Гриценко (Как они умерли)