Born March 1, 1917 in Petrograd. People's Artist of the USSR (1975). In 1939 he graduated from the Central Theater School of Leningrad (workshop of V. Merkuryev). From 1989 to 1941 - actor of the Russian Theater of the BSSR (Mogilev). From 1941 to 2009 - actor and director of the Theater. Yakub Kolas He passed away on May 2, 2009.