Vysotsky, Vladimir Semenovich (25.01.1938, Moscow – 25.07.1980, Moscow) – an outstanding theatre and cinema actor, author and performer of songs.
As a sophomore, Vladimir Vysotsky attended a drama circle. However, it is not immediately determined that he wanted to be an actor. After leaving school he entered the Moscow engineering-construction Institute, but after studying it for six months, throws it.
In the first year, he met with student Iza Zhukova, who became his first wife. The apartment Vysotsky debuted on the silver screen, playing a small role in the movie "Peers".
With his wife they quarreled, she was away from Moscow, and Vysotsky on the set of another movie met actress Lyudmila Abramova who became his second wife. From the second marriage Vysotsky had two sons.