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Mikhail Vavich
Devil Dancer poster.jpg
Lobby card for The Devil Dancer (1927) with Mikhail Vavich and Gilda Gray
Born 1881 or 1885
Odessa, Ukraine
Died October 5, 1930
Hollywood, California
Occupation Actor
Years active 1905–1930

Mikhail Vavich (Russian: Михаил Иванович Вавич) was a Russian actor, operetta and singer.[citation needed]


Mikhail first performed on stage at St. Petersburg in 1905 in a private operetta of P.V Tumpakov. He received recognition after performing the role of Viscount Cascade in the operetta The Merry Widow by Lehar.

In 1918, he emigrated to the United States. He lived and worked in Los Angeles. Periodically, he appeared in operetta. He died on October 5, 1930.

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