Nina Urgant was born September 4 1929 in Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg) to Estonian father and Russian mother. She has one sister and two brothers. She attended Leningrad acting institute and worked in Academic Theatre in Yaroslavl. She has been married three times and has a son. Her son is an actor and her grandson Ivan Urgant is a very popular TV personality, actor, singer and a showman in Russia.
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Received title “Distinguished Artist of Russia” in 1960 “People’s Artist of Russia” in 1974.
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Nina Urgant has been playing roles in movies since 1954 up to 2004 and her name is somewhat a legendary name in Russian cinematography.