Yegor Letov

 

 

Age: 43

 

Summary: Russian punk rock musician known as the father of Russian punk music who was lead singer of the noisty, confrontational group Grazhdanskaya Oborona, which became notorious in the late 1980's as the Soviet Union was gripped by social and political changes.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: September 10, 1964

 

Died: February 19, 2008

 

Location: Omsk, Russia