Andrei Alexandrovich Mironov – Soviet actor, People’s Artist of the RSFSR, was born on March 8, 1941 in Moscow in the family of artists.
In 1948 he began to study at the 170-school in Moscow. In 1950, in the biography of Andrei Mironov, the real name of Menkar was changed to protect against the anti-Jewish campaign. Already at school I showed an actor’s talent, took part in performances.
After graduation he entered the Shchukin Theater School. Participation in the first film in the biography of Mironov was made in 1960. After graduation he became a member of the theater company of satire in Moscow, toured a lot. In total, Mironov played about 30 roles in the theater. In 1966 he became the host of the “Good Evening” program.
In his career, actor Mironov starred in six dozen films, participated in a huge number of theatrical productions. In addition, he released several discs. Among the most famous films with Mironov’s participation were: “Beware of the car”, “The Diamond Arm”, “The Incredible Adventures of Italians in Russia”, “Heavenly Swallows”, “Twelve Chairs”, “Ordinary Miracle”, “Three in a Boat, Not Counting a Dog “,” Man from the Boulevard des Capucines “and many others.
In December 1980 he was awarded the title People’s Artist of the RSFSR. August 14, 1987, the great actor Mironov died during the tour of his theater.