Legendary Macedonian actor and patriot Vanco Petrusevski dies after mishap with electricity


-I just found out that the legend of our Macedonian Drama and Theater, Vanco Petrushevski, tragically lost his life. Rest in peace Ramche. We will additionally inform you about the commemoration and the funeral, wrote on his Facebook profile the director of the Drama Theater.

While the cause of death hasn’t been reported, MINA found Vanco tragically lost his life after doing electric repairs at his home.

Vanco was well known to the Macedonian public and beyond.

He participated in a number of radio drama projects, television dramas, series and the like. He is known for his roles in Macedonian folk tales. In 2016 he won the State Award October 11 for achievement in the field of art and culture.

Petrushevski was also a great patriot and publicly proclaimed his strong opposition to changing Macedonia’s name.

Users on social already shares his last year’s words:

“Only with our endurance we’ll win. If we have to, we’ll lie here one by one around Parliament and we will defend our homeland!”

The one and only, Ramche…