Before the death of actor Victor Proskurin complained of pain in the chest, according to “Moskovsky Komsomolets”.

According to the publication, in late may, the actor called an ambulance. Proskurin was hospitalized with a slight fever. Doctors made a preliminary diagnosis of “pneumonia”.

Earlier, the actor’s widow Irina Honda said that the artist was obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). “There was another attack. Vitya was taken to the hospital. There he died yesterday,” — said is the widow, voicing the opinion that there is disease from Smoking.

Soviet and Russian actor Viktor Proskurin died at the age of 68 years on June 30.

Viktor Proskurin became widely known after roles Genes Lyapicheva in the movie “Big change” and captain Blinov in the film “to marry the captain”. Also starred in such films as “Cruel romance”, “the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson”, “Queen of spades”.