Alexander Bashlachev Dies

Alexander Nickolaevich Bashlachev (Russian: Александр Николаевич Башлачёв) was a famous Russian poet, rock musician and songwriter.

Bashlachev was born on May 27, 1960 in Cherepovets, USSR). He died on February 17, 1988.

Bashlachev died on February 17, 1988, after falling from the window of the ninth floor of his home on Kuznetsova Avenue in Leningrad. The most plausible version of his death is suicide, but there is uncertainty in that claim. He was buried in Leningrad at the Kovalevskaya cemetery.

Bashlachev's son, Egor, was born after his death.