Godunov Events in History

1979 Event - Bolshoi Ballet dancer Alexander Godunov defects in New York City

1949 Birthday - Alexander Godunov, Russia, composer/dancer, Bolshoi, defected 1979

1949 Birthday - [Boris] Alexander Godunov, Sakhalin U.S.S.R., dancer/actor, Die Hard

1920 Birthday - Sergei F Bondarchuk, director/actor, Boris Godunov, Step, Otello

1914 Birthday - Boris Christoff, Bulgaria/Italian bass, Boris Godunov

1881 Death - Modest P Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Boris Godunov), dies at 42

1874 Event - Mussorgsky's opera "Boris Godunov," premieres in St. Petersburg

1839 Birthday - Modest P. Mussorgsky, Russian composer, Boris Godunov

1605 Death - Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies

1605 Death - Boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies

1603 Death - Irini Fedorovna, Russian daughter of Boris Godunov, dies

1598 Event - Boris Godunov crowned tsar

1598 Event - Boris Godunov chosen tsar of Russia

1598 Event - Boris Godunov seizes Russian throne on death of Feodore I

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