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Jaan Kross (1920–2007)

Jaan Kross was born on February 19, 1920 in Tallinn, Estonia. He was a writer, known for Television Theater (1953), Kolme katku vahel (1970) and Wikmani poisid (1995). He was married to Ellen Niit, Helga Roos and Helga Pedussaar. He died on December 27, 2007 in Tallinn. See full bio »


(age 87) in Tallinn, Estonia

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 1998 Television Theater (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Cesarski szaleniec (1998) ... (play)
 1995 Wikmani poisid (TV Mini Series) (novel - 12 episodes)
- Kaheteistkümnes osa (1995) ... (novel)
- Üheteistkümnes osa (1995) ... (novel)
- Kümnes osa (1995) ... (novel)
- Üheksas osa (1995) ... (novel)
- Kaheksas osa (1995) ... (novel)
 1991 Rist (Short) (novel "Toru")
 1991 A cár örültje (TV Movie) (novel)
 1978 Michelson beiktatása (TV Movie)
 1971 Mardileib (Short)
 1970 Kolme katku vahel (TV Movie) (novel - uncredited) / (written by)
 1964 Viimane korstnapühkija (Short)
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 2007 Headwind Hall (Documentary)
 2003 Wikmani poisid: rohkem kui ühe kooli lugu (Video documentary short)
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 2010/III September (Documentary)

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He was nominated several times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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