Date of Birth:
28 November 1949
Alexander Godunov played in 3 movies in the Drama, Romance, Thriller, Music, Comedy, Music, Action, Crime genres.
Alexander Godunov got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Godunov's ashes were released into the Pacific. His mother, brother, niece and nephew, who still live in Latvia, did not attend his service.
While on tour with the Bolshoi Ballet in New York, Godunov asked for political asylum, unleashing an international incident. The KGB had Godunov's wife, Bolshoi soloist, Ludmila Vlasova, on a plane to Moscow, but the flight was stopped before take off at Kennedy Airport as the State Department attempted to determine whether it was Ludmila's choice to go. After 73 hours, it was determined it was, and the plane was allowed to take off. Godunov spent a year trying to get her back, but in the end, there was just no way to get her out. The two of them divorced in 1982. [23 August 1979]
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