Boris Zakhava was notable Russian actor and director best known for his portrayal of General Kutuzov in epic film War and Peace
(1966) by director Sergey Bondarchuk
. He was born Boris Evgenyevich Zakhava on May 12, 1896, in Pavlograd, Russian Empire. His father, named Evgeni Zakhava, was a graduate of the Moscow Imperial Cadett School and served as...
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