Edward Uspenskogo: Cyril Kallinikov / RIA Novosti
The source said about the circumstances of the death of writer Eduard Uspensky. On Wednesday, 15 August, reported Federal news Agency (FAN).
The writer died at his home in the village of Beam Troitsky administrative district of Moscow. The information came to the local police Department at 23:29. The cause of death at the moment officially is not established.
Previously each assumption, composer Grigory Gladkov called the cause of his death. “Yes, Eduard Uspensky died in his home from cancer. A long time he was treated in Baden-Baden. It’s very sad,” he said.
Children’s writer Eduard Uspensky died in Moscow on 14 August in his 81st year of life. As it became known on 9 August, he lost consciousness at home, then he needed urgent help.
Uspensky’s works have been translated into more than 20 languages, and invented Cheburashka was the mascot of the Russian Olympic team.
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