Soviet writer Vladimir Voinovich died of a heart attack


Советский писатель Владимир Войнович умер от сердечного приступа On 86-m to year of life did not satirist and Creator of the novel “Life and extraordinary adventures of private Ivan Chonkin”. According to preliminary data, the cause of death of Vladimir Voinovich was cardiac arrest. At this time, relatives of the poet accepted condolences.
Советский писатель Владимир Войнович умер от сердечного приступа

Sounded sad news: was the writer Vladimir Voinovich. On the death of Vladimir Nikolaevich told his friends. A friend of the writer Julia Pessina wrote in social networks about the fact that the writer had a heart attack. Came to him the ambulance was, alas, powerless. The news was a shock to many fans of the famous author. The fact that he tried not to complain about the state of health and continued to work until the last days.

One of the first of the death of a colleague found out the writer Viktor Shenderovich.

“Died Vladimir Voinovich. I briefly removed the post, but, alas, it’s not a mistake,” — said Shenderovich.
Советский писатель Владимир Войнович умер от сердечного приступа

Of a burial place of the famous writer is not reported, it is only known that the farewell will be held on July 30.

Now fans are thinking, what an interesting way Vladimir Voinovich. He was born 26 Sep 1932 in Tajikistan in family of the journalist and editor. Voinovich claimed to have descended from a noble Serbian family. This writer noted: to be proud of ancestors silly, but to know their ancestry at least interesting.

Vladimir Voinovich started writing his first poems in 1951 when he was drafted into the army. Later, arrived in the capital, he entered the historical faculty of Pedagogical Institute named after N. To. Krupskaya. Sometimes the writer went to Kazakhstan, where he dabbled in prose.

A few years later, Vladimir began to work as an editor on the radio. Here his talent was noticed and as a result, he wrote a song called “Fourteen minutes before start”, which later became the anthem for the astronauts.

With the growing popularity of Voinovich admitted to the Union of Soviet writers. Only his pen belong to about 40 songs, among which the greatest popularity was gained the next song: “We live here”, “he laughs best who Laughs”. Huge appreciation was also expressed for the novel, Voinovich “the Life and extraordinary adventures of private Ivan Chonkin”.

In 60-ies Vladimir lobbied for the protection of human rights, which sometimes is not liked by the authorities. Reached that he were being followed, and later he was expelled from the writers ‘ Union. In 1980, Voinovich was expelled from the country and stripped of Soviet citizenship. At this time he lived in Germany and the United States. Only ten years later the author was able to return home.

It is also known that Vladimir Voinovich was married three times, had three children. In 2006, the family of the writer tragedy: death of his daughter Marina. The author grieved the loss, but still continued to work.

Now fans of the writer waiting for information about place of burial of their idol. They hope that the farewell ceremony will open and everyone will be able to bring condolences to relatives of the author, who made an invaluable contribution to the development of Russian literature.