Lyudmila Chursina

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Lyudmila Chursina
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Lyudmila Chursina in 2016
Born Lyudmila Alexeyevna Chursina
(1941-07-20) 20 July 1941 (age 76)
Velikiye Luki, Pskov Oblast, Russian SFSR (now Russia)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1961-present
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Lyudmila Alexeyevna Chursina (Russian: Людми́ла Алексе́евна Чурсина́; born 20 July 1941) is a Soviet and Russian film actress. She has appeared in more than 50 films and television shows since 1962. In 1981 she was a member of the jury at the 12th Moscow International Film Festival.[1]

At the age of 40, she is the youngest actress to receive the title of the People's Artist of the USSR.[2]

Dmitry Medvedev at the ceremony of presenting state awards. Medal of Honor awarded Artist of Russian Army Theatre Lyudmila Chursina, 2012

Selected filmography[edit]

Political position[edit]

On 11 March 2014, she supported the reunification of Crimea with Russia by signing collective petition to the Russian public "Culture figures of Russia - support of President Putin's position about Ukraine and Crimea".[3]


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