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Yevgeni Petrov (I) (1903–1942)

Yevgeni Petrov was born Evgeni Petrovich Kataev on November 30, 1902, in Odessa, Russian Empire (Now Odesa, Ukraine). His father, named Petr Kataev, was a teacher. Petrov graduated from Classical Gymnasium in 1920, and became a news correspondent for the Ukrainian Telegraph Agency. From 1921-1923 he was a criminologist and homicide inspector in ... See full bio »

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The Twelve Chairs
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 2010 Zlatno tele (TV Movie) (novel)
 2005 Zolotoy telyonok (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 2004 12 stulev (TV Movie) (novel)
 2004 Zwölf Stühle (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev")
 1997 Mein Opa und die 13 Stühle (TV Movie) (novel "Dvenadzat' stul'ev" - uncredited)
 1993 Mechty idiota (novel "Zolotoj telyonok")
 1988 Svetlaya lichnost (novel)
 1977 12 stulyev (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev")
 1974 Aranyborjú (TV Movie) (as Petrov)
 1971 Twelve Chairs (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev")
 1970 Prehlídce velim já (novel "Zolotoj telyonok")
 1970 The Twelve Chairs (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev" - as Petrov)
 1969 Twelve Plus One (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev")
 1968 The Golden Calf (novel "Zolotoy telyonok")
 1966 12 stulyev (TV Movie) (written by)
 1962 The Twelve Chairs (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev" - as Eugene Petrov)
 1961 Sovershenno seryozno (story - segment "Kak sozdavalsya Robinzon")
 1958 Vasisualiy Lokhankin (Short) (excerpt from the novel "Zolotoy telyonok")
 1957 Treze Cadeiras (novel "Dvenadsat stulyev")
 1957 Das Glück liegt auf der Straße (novel "Dvenadzat' stulyev" - uncredited)
 1949 Mister Volk (Short) (play "Ostrov mira")
 1945 13 stolar (novel)
 1945 It's in the Bag! (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev" - uncredited)
 1943 Vozdushnyy izvozchik (writer)
 1941 Spring Song
 1938 13 Stühle (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev" - uncredited)
 1936 Keep Your Seats, Please! (novel "The Twelve Chairs" - as Petrov)
 1936 Tsirk (uncredited)
 1933 Dvanáct kresel (novel "Dvenadtsat stulyev")
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Eugene Petrov | Petrov

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