NEW! Smartphone App Directory Recent Deaths

Follow us on Twitter | FamousDeadDB RSS Feed | Contact Us | Sign a Memorial Guestbook
Complete Dead List:
Actors, Politicians, Athletes
Causes of Death:
What's the most common death?
Famous Dead Women:
Who is the most famous dead woman?
Popular Famous Deaths:
Famous dead people list by popularity
More Subscription Options

Latest Tweets about Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Famous Dead DB Poll

Who's death affected you the most?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Born: 1918-12-11 - Died: 2008-08-03
Cause of Death:
Heart Failure

Death Summary: Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn died on August 3, 2008 at 23:45 local time from heart failure, after many years of declining health.

He will be interred at Donskoy Monastery in Moscow.

Who was Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn : Solzhenitsyn was a Russian novelist who introduced the world to Gulag, the Soviet labor camp system. For his efforts he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970.

For his writings Solzhenitsyn was exiled from the Soviet Union in 1974. He didn't return until 1994, twenty years after he was initally exiled. The same year he was elected to the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts in the Department of Language and Literature.
Popular YouTube videos about Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

6 Signatures in Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's guestbook

  1. Pen Says:

    I’m bored:/

  2. fupa Says:

    hello, my name is fupa, how do you do?

  3. Pen Says:

    Good Avreena

  4. fabeyo Says:


  5. Pen Says:

    Fupa like Pen:)

  6. Kenia Says:

    the founding fheseraltch walesaand so on…socialism killed more people in the 20th Century than religion in the previous 19 COMBINED.the leftist academy has been attacking religion for 150 years.it’s now part of their gamsian agenda.with God put of the way… ANYTHING GOES!and the leftists have one less competitor of the attention of the masses.top become TOTALITARIAN the state must either be the religion or eliminate all other sects.this is true of communism/greenism and jihadism.solzie was an ardent deist of sorts, ecumenical and spiritual.and traditional.he saw what ATHEISM had wrought.the gulag.no religion ever did anything close.not even the RCC to Jews.not even muzzie to Jews.only national Socialism did it on that scale to Jews.obama has more in common with stalin than solzie.

Sign Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's Memorial Guestbook

You must be logged in to post a comment.