Tufan Abdullovich Minnullin ( tat. Tufan Gabdulla uly Miunullin ; 1935 - 2012 ) - Soviet and Russian playwright , prose writer , publicist and public figure, honorary citizen of the city of Kazan . By origin Tatar .
|Tufan Abdullovich Minnullin|
|Tufan Gabdulla uly Mіnullin, |
Tufan abdulla ulı Miŋnullin
|Date of Birth|
|Place of Birth||Bolshoe Meretkozino village, Kamsko-Ustyinsky district , TASSR , RSFSR , USSR|
|Date of death|
|Place of death|
|Language of Works||Tatar|
Born on August 25, 1935 in the village of Bolshoye Meretkozino (now the Kama-Ustyinsky District of Tatarstan ).
In 1952 he graduated from high school.
1956 - 1961 - study at the Moscow School of Theater named after M.Shepkin in Moscow .
In 1961 - 1964 he worked as an actor in the Menzelinsky Academic Theater , at the same time he continued to engage in drama.
In 1962, in the Menzelinsky Academic Theater, his comedy “The People of Our Village” was adopted. In the same year, the Tatar State Academic Theater named after G. Kamal staged his play-fairy tale “Azat” (Free).
In 1964 - 1967 - worked as an editor at the Kazan TV Studio , while simultaneously performing duties as an Associate Officer in the magazine Chayan (Scorpio).
Since 1968, professionally engaged in literary activities.
1975 - 1977 - study at the Higher Literary Courses in Moscow. 1984 - 1989 - Chairman of the Board of the JV TASSR .
People's Deputy of the USSR (1989-1991), member of the USSR Supreme Soviet .
Died on May 2, 2012 in Kazan in the Republican Clinical Hospital of a heart attack  . Buried at the Novo-Tatar cemetery of Kazan.
Widow - actress of the Theater. G.Kamala Nazhiba Ikhsanova (b. 1938), daughter Alfiya Minnullina is a journalist.
Plays that have received the widest recognition of the theatrical community: "People of our village" (post. 1961), "Destinies chosen by us" (1972); "We leave, you stay" (1986); “Farewell” (“Hushygyz”) (1993); the historical drama about the associate of Emelyan Pugachev Bakhtiyar Kankaev "Bakhtiyar Kankaev" (1974); the comedies “Four Grooms for Dilyafruz”, “The Old Man from the Village of Aldermesh”, “Ilgizar + Vera”, “My Soul”, etc .; dramas “Without a moon, the star shines for us” (“Ai Bulmas yoldyz bar”), “Lullaby” (“Әnilәr mһәm bәbililr”) and others.
Titles and awards
- Jalil Prize ( 1974 )
- RSFSR State Prize named after KS Stanislavsky ( 1979 ) - for the play “Almandar from the village of Aldermesh” (“White Crow”), staged on the stage of the Tatar GADT named after G. Kamal
- Gabdulla Tukai Prize ( 1979 )
- People's Writer of the Republic of Tatarstan ( 2005 )
- Honored Art Worker of the Tatar ASSR
- Honored Art Worker of the Republic of Bashkortostan
- Honored Artist of the Russian Federation
His name is a street in the Vakhitovsky district of Kazan .