Nadezhda Rumyantseva, Soviet – Russian actress
Nadezhda Rumyantseva was a Russian and Soviet theater and cinema actress, Honored Artist of the RSFSR (1963), People’s Artist of RSFSR (1991), was awarded the Order of Merit (2002). She was awarded a Prize of the International Film Festival in Buenos Aires (1962) for Best Actress (The Girls).
Nadezhda was born on September 9, 1930 in the village Potapovo, Smolensk region. After school Rumyantseva went to the State Institute of Theatrical Art. Then she graduated from the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography. After the movie Queen Of The Gas Station all the little snub-nosed girls learned that they also can become movie stars.
In 1961 Nadezha played the role of Tosya Kislitsyna in the film Girls (Devchata), which brought her worldwide fame. After the Girls she starred in more than 24 films.
Nadezhda was a TV presenter of the program Alarm Clock.
Rumyantseva’s husband was Willie Hshtoyan.
Rumyantseva died on April 8, 2008 at the age of 77 years and was buried in a Vagankovskoye Armenian cemetery in Moscow.
1953 – Alesha Ptitsyn develops character
1954 – Sea Hunter
1955 – Voices of Spring
1957 – Star Boy
1957 – Burn, my star
1961 – Free Wind
1964 – The Easy Life
1966 – Die Hard
2004 – Wonderful Valley
2005 – Unexpected Joy
2008 – Village