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USSR People’s actress Nina Doroshina dies of cardiac arrest - Sovremennik Theater

She died at home overnight into April 21
Nina Doroshina Yury Mashkov/TASS
Nina Doroshina
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MOSCOW, April 21. /TASS/. Nina Doroshina, a big name actress famous thanks to a role in the Soviet ‘Love and Pigeons’ movie, has passed away following a cardiac arrest, Moscow’s Sovremennik Theater said in a statement on Saturday.

"Today, Nina M. Doroshina passed away at the age of 84. She died at home overnight into April 21 following a cardiac arrest," the statement said.

The day and time of visitation will be announced later.

"Nina M. can be justly called a prominent actress," who become "a truly national heroic figure after the ‘Love and Pigeons’ movie came out," Sovremennik said.