The heartbreaking news of Leonid Shvartsman’s death, a renowned Soviet and Belarusian animator and visual artist, has sent shockwaves around the world. He is said to have died peacefully today, surrounded by his family. The Centenarian’s death cause is unknown, but rumors suggest that he died of old age.
What Is Leonid Shvartsman Net Worth At The Time Of Death?
The artist died at age 101 in the early hours of today (July 2). Shvartsman was the director of the Museum of Animated Film in recent years. Dora-Dora-tomato, his most recent cartoon, debuted in 2001.
Shvartsman was involved in the creation of Cheburashka’s visual image, which became the mascot of the Russian team at the 2004 Summer Olympics. The artist received several Russian awards, as well as nominations for the Lenin and Stalin Prizes and the American Hollywood for Children award.
Prior to his death, a probe into his assets and estates revealed he was worth over $5 million dollars.