Yuri Bychkov, Russian art historian, Died at 84


Yuri Alexandrovich Bychkov was born on September 1, 1931, Lopasnya, and died on April 18, 2016, Moscow.

He was an art historian.

Yuri was a member of the Union of Artists and the Union of Theatre Workers of the Russian Federation, director of writer’s house museum Melikhovo in 1994-2004.

Bychkov graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute.

He authored of the idea, the pioneer of tourism Golden Ring.

He was a co-founder of VOOPIK (All-Russian Society for Historic Preservation and Cultural Organization).

Yuri Bychkov died in Moscow.

Yuri Bychkov passed away at 84 yrs old.