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Nikolay Gogol (1809–1852)


Nikolai (Mykola) Gogol was a Ukrainian-born writer who wrote in Russian, because the Ukrainian language was banned in Russian Empire. His ancestors were bearing the name of Gogol-Janovsky and claimed belonging to the upper class Polish Szlachta. Gogol's father, a Ukrainian writer living on his old family estate, had five other children. He died ... See full bio »

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Known For

Black Sunday
Black Sunday Writer
(1960)
The Inspector General
(1949)
Taras Bulba
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 2017/II The Overcoat (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol) (post-production)
 2017/I The Overcoat (Short) (as Nikolai Gogol) (filming)
  Les Âmes mortes (story - as Nikolai Gogol) (announced)
  Shinel (story - as Nikolai Gogol) (post-production)
 2017 Shlakoblok (short novel - segment "Strashnaya ruka", as Nikolai Gogol)
 2017 The Shadow of Two Flies Upon a Pin (Short) (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2016 Diary of a Madman (as Nikolai Gogol)
 2014 Viy (story and characters - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2012 Nos (Short) (short novel - as N.V.Gogol)
 2010 Nesmrtelní (TV Mini-Series) (book - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2009 How Ivan Ivanovich Quarrelled with Ivan Nikiforovich (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2009 The Tsarina's Slippers (TV Movie) (after: short story "Christmas Eve")
 2009 Taras Bulba (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2008 Manyeoui kwan (story "Viy" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2008 A revizor (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 2007 Russkaya igra (novel "The Gamblers" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2006 Vedma (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2005 Delo o 'Myortvykh dushakh' (TV Mini-Series) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2004 Revizor (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2004 Sorochinskaya yarmarka (TV Movie) (story - uncredited)
 2004 The Visage (Short) (from a story by - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2004 Viy: The Story Retold (Video Game) (novella - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2001 Vechera na khutore bliz Dikanki (TV Movie) (short novel "Night Before Christmas" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 2001 The Overcoat (TV Movie) (based on the short story by - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1999 Porträttet (TV Movie) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1997 Noch pered Rozhdestvom (Short) (story)
 1997 To palto (TV Movie) (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1997 Diary of a Madman (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1996 Revizor (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1996 Dnevnikat na edin lud (novel "Dnevnik sumashedshego" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1996 Viy (TV Short) (short story by - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1990 Sveto mesto (story "Vij" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1990 Játékosok (TV Movie) (as Gogol)
 1989 A revizor (Video) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1989 La maschera del demonio (novel "Vij" - as N. Gogol)
 1987 Strashnaya mest (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1987 Le journal d'un fou (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1987 Mielipuolen päiväkirja (TV Movie) (novels "Arabeskeja" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1986 Galeria oberta (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Diari d'un boig (1986) ... (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1985 La nariz (Short) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1985 Holt lelkek (TV Movie) (play - as Gogol)
 1984 Myortvye dushi (TV Mini-Series) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1984 A revizor (TV Movie) (as Nyikolaj Gogol)
 1983 En galnings dagbok (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1983 Mirgorod i ego obitateli (TV Movie) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1983 Délibábok országa (play "The Inspector General" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1983 Hráci (TV Movie) (novel "The Gamblers" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1982 De boezemvriend (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1981 Jia ru wo shi zhen de (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) (original author - 1 episode)
- Marriage (1981) ... (original author - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1981 Le revizor (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1980 Histoires étranges (TV Mini-Series) (book - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1978 Igroki (TV Movie) (play - as N.V.Gogol)
 1978 Zhenitba (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1978 Mr. Carlis und seine abenteuerlichen Geschichten (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Der Jahrmarkt von Sorotschinzy (1978) ... (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1977 Inkognito iz Peterburga (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1977 Jucatorii de carti (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1977 Nos (TV Movie) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1976 The Government Inspector (TV Series) (play "Revizor" - 3 episodes)
- All Is Revealed (1976) ... (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
- Bribery and Corruption (1976) ... (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
- The Inspector Arrives (1976) ... (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1976 Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka i yego tyotushka (TV Movie) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1976 Zenitba (TV Movie) (play "Zhenitba" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1975 Reviisori (TV Movie) (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1974 Bir delinin hatira defteri (TV Movie) (story "Zapiski sumassedsevo" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1974 Inspector Calzonzin (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1973 Revisorn (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1973 O Capote (TV Movie) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1973 Friere (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1972 Ficciones (TV Series) (1 episode)
- La deuda (1972) ... (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1972 Hora once (TV Series) (story Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt - 1 episode)
- Iván y su tía (1972) ... (story Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and His Aunt - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1972 Propala gramota (book - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1972 Svatá noc (TV Movie) (novel "Noc pered rozdestvom" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1971 Nos (TV Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1970 A revizor (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1970 Die Heirat (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1970 ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (play "The Government Inspector" - 1 episode)
- Don't Touch Him, He Might Resent It (1970) ... (play "The Government Inspector" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1970 The Gamblers (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1969 Die Spieler (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1969 Dagboek van een krankzinnige (TV Movie) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1969 Vecher nakanune Ivana Kupala (stories - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1968 Die Heirat (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1968 Sofi (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1968 Mertvye dushi (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1967 Viy (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1967 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- El inspector (1967) ... (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1967 Probisvet (TV Series) (characters - 1 episode)
- Svi hoce da se zene (1967) ... (characters - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1967 Der Revisor (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1967 En gal manns dagbok (TV Movie) (original short version - original short version, as Nikolai Gogol)
 1966 O Sheik de Agadir (TV Series) (novel "Taras Bulba" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1966 Naimapuuhat (TV Movie) (play "Zhenitba" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1966 A Nose (Short) (original story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1966 Kártyások (TV Movie) (as Gogol)
 1965 Päällysviitta (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1965 Die Heirat (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1965 Huijarit (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1965 Le théâtre de la jeunesse (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Tarass Boulba (1965) ... (novel - as Nicolas Gogol)
  Novela (TV Series) (1 episode, 1964) (novel - 1 episode, 1965)
- Las almas muertas (1965) ... (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
- El inspector (1964) ... (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1964 Du shi kuang xiang qu (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1964 Le fils de Tarass Boulba (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1963 Taras Bulba, il cosacco (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1963 Le journal d'un fou (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1963 Le anime morte (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1963 Le nez (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1963 Die Spieler (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1962 Taras Bulba (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1962 The Night Before Christmas (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 Der Mantel (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 Le mariage (TV Movie) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 Trouwen (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 O Capote (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 Die Heirat (TV Short) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 Falskspelare (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1961 O Inspector (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1960 Zenidba (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1960 Black Sunday (short story - as Nikolaj Gogol)
 1960 Myortvye dushi (poem - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1960 Les joueurs (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1959 Kartasi (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1959 Tote Seelen (TV Movie) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952-1959 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Memórias de Um Louco (1959) ... (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
- O Inspetor Geral (1952) ... (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1959 The Overcoat (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1958 I giocatori (TV Movie) (play)
 1958 Die Heirat (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1958 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Inspector General (1958) ... (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1958 Folio (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Ottawa Man (1958) ... (writer - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1958 Television World Theatre (TV Series) (author - 1 episode)
- The Government Inspector (1958) ... (author - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1956 Spillerne (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1956 Qi ren qi yu (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1956 Le revizor ou L'inspecteur général (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1956 Al-mufattish al-amm (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1955 Die Heiratskomödie (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1955 Der Revisor (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1955 The Bespoke Overcoat (Short) (story "Shinel" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1954 Der Mantel (TV Movie) (as Nikolai Gogol)
 1954 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (story "The Cloak" - 1 episode)
- The Awakening (1954) ... (story "The Cloak" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1954 Playbill (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Bespoke Overcoat (1954) ... (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1954 Die Spieler (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1954 Il matrimonio (TV Movie) (play)
 1954 The Bespoke Overcoat (TV Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1953 La passeggiata (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1953 Der Mantel (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952 The Inspector-General (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952 May Nights (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952 Encounter (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Inspector General (1952) ... (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Gamblers (1952) ... (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1952 The Overcoat (story "The Overcoat" - uncredited)
 1951 Noch pered Rozhdestvom (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1950 Afsar (play "Revizor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1950 Les joueurs (TV Movie) (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1949 The Inspector General (suggested by a play by - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1948 Miao shou tou xiang (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1948 Podobizna (story "The Portrait" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1945 Propavshaya gramota (Short) (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1941 Kak possorilis Ivan Ivanovich s Ivanom Nikiforovichem (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1939 Sorochinskaya yarmarka (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1939 The Gamblers (TV Movie) (Russian version - Russian version, as N.V. Gogol)
 1938 The Rebel Son (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1938 Maiskaya noch (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1936 Zhenitba (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1936 Tarass Boulba (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1933 The Inspector General (play - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1933 The Town Stands on Its Head (play "Der Revisor" - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1926 Shinel (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1924 Taras Bulba (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1915 Para gnedych (Short) (novel - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1915 Portret (Short) (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1913 The Terrible Vengeance (story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1913 Noch pered Rozhdestvom (Short) (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1910 Maiskaya noch, ili utoplennitsa (short story - as Nikolai Gogol)
 1909 Myortvye dushi (Short) (novel "Dead Souls" - as Nikolai Gogol)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Wrote "The Government Inspector", performed with Niccolò Machiavelli's play, "Mandragola" and Vostra's play, "Whose Turn Next?", in a Cinoherni Klub of Prague production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England. Jirí Menzel and Jan Kacer were the directors. See more »

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5 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

N.V. Gogol | N. Gogol | Nicolas Gogol | Nikolai Gogol | Nikolaj Gogol | Nyikolaj Gogol | Gogol | Mykola Hohol | N.V.Gogol
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Trivia:

In the Soviet Union, he was considered the father of Russian Realism; now, most would consider him to be a father of Surrealism (Nabokov's book on Gogol has been influential in this regard). See more »

Nickname:

Mykola

Star Sign:

Aries

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