Today in the Janka Kupala National Theater is saying goodbye to actor, people’s artist of Belarus Nikolai Kirichenko who passed away on Tuesday, at 72. The famous actor performed on the stage for 47 years. Besides staring in films and acting in theater, Nikolai Kirichenko took part in the education of a new generation of actors being Professor of the Academy of Arts with his students graduating just last year. Nikolai Kirichenko will be buried in the Eastern cemetery of Minsk.