Nonna Mordyukova



Age: 82


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