Summary: Russian actress whose roles won her the status of the quintessential Soviet woman who appeared in dozens of films, including some textbook examples of Soviet propaganda throughout a career that spanned 50 years and whose characters often faced a tough choice between devotion to Communist dogma and the quiet happiness of family life.
Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes and dementia
Born: November 25, 1925
Died: July 6, 2008
Location: Moscow, Russia