In the capital of Russia, Moscow, died on the 92th anniversary of the life of the popular USSR artist, actress of theater and cinema Elina Bistritzaya, This is reported on Friday, April 26, in the Russian media.
The information on Bistritzka's death was published by the Russian news agency TASS in connection with the press service of the Malia Theater where Bistritzka was working since 1958.
It is reported that in recent years, the actress "seriously ill."
Elina Bystritskaya was born in Kiev in 1928, and in 1978 she was awarded the title "National Artist of the USSR", since 2006 – winner of the Russian government's award in the field of culture.
In 2014, Bistritzka signed a collective address to the Russian public of Russian cultural figures to support the annexation of Russia to the Ukrainian Crimea.