Date of Birth: 11/20/1880
Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko Klimov wrote about this: "Yes, it was a natural actor Actor actor, which would be instructive to make reports ... Klimov had one secret, which is owned by people who have a good ability to accurately joke, without overloading the edge.. difficult transition or heaviness of expression. This is what is called a pure comedic actor. "
The famous movie comedies Yakov Protazanov. Best played the role in the movie "The Three Million Trial", "The Man from the restaurant," "Feast of St. Jorgen", "Puppets".
People`s Artist of the USSR (1937).
Born in St. Petersburg. He served as a clerk at the Putilov factory, played lyubitelskihspektaklyah. Since 1901 - an actor of the theater Vasilyevsky Island in St. Petersburg, played in the entreprise SA Trefilov in Dvinsk, he worked at the Odessa theater, in 1904-1909 - an actor of the Moscow theater FA Korsch, since 1909 - an actor of the Maly Theater.