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Boris Pasternak (1890–1960)


Boris Pasternak was born in Moscow on February 10, 1890 into an artistic family of Russian-Jewish heritage. His father was an acclaimed artist named Leonid Pasternak, who converted to Christianity, and his mother was a renown concert pianist named Rosa Kaufman. Their home was open to family friends such as composers Sergei Rachmaninoff and ... See full bio »

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(1965)
Hamlet Writer
(1964)
King Lear Writer
(1971)

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 2006 Doktor Zhivago (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 ... (novel)
 2002 Doctor Zhivago (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (novel)
 1990 Pasternak (TV Movie)
 1971 King Lear (Russian translation, 1949)
 1965 Doctor Zhivago (novel "Doctor Zhivago" - as Boris Leonidovic Pasternak)
 1964 Hamlet (1941 Russian translation)
 1959 Doutor Jivago (TV Series) (novel)
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 1975 Ironiya sudby, ili S legkim parom! (TV Mini-Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Vtoraya seriya (1975) ... (lyrics)
- Pervaya seriya (1975) ... (lyrics)
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 2008 Voici venir l'orage... (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Troisième partie (2008) ... (writer: "Nuit d'hiver")
 1981 Staryy novyy god (writer: "Sneg idyot" ("It snows"))
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 1992 Parajanov: The Last Spring (Documentary) (poems)
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 2008 The Reader (acknowledgment: Doctor Zhivago by)
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 1995 'Doctor Zhivago': The Making of a Russian Epic (TV Special documentary)
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 1960 Jaaroverzicht (TV Special)
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Other Works:

Short Story: "The Mark of Apelles" (Apellesova cherta) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Boris Leonidovic Pasternak
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Personal Quote:

But it turns out that those who inspired the revolution aren't at home in anything except change and turmoil, they aren't happy with anything that's on less than a world scale. For them transitional periods, worlds in the making, are an end in themselves. They aren't trained for anything else, they don't know anything except that. See more »

Trivia:

He studied philosophy at the Marburg University in Germany between 1910 and 1913. After the revolution in 1917 he worked as a librarian, writing poetry in his sparetime. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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