In the night of 9 July, at the age of 51 years died a famous blogger and journalist Anton Nosik, said the radio station «Echo of Moscow». The report said that the cause of death was a heart attack.
The first of the death of Anton Nosik said blogger Ilya Varlamov, who was friends and traveled with Anton. «Time of death around two hours a night,» Varlamov wrote.
Information about the death of Anton confirmed by Demyan Kudryavtsev. «Tonight died in Moscow Anton Nosik. The biggest help now – not to pull his family. The time and place of funeral will be announced,» he writes.
Anton Nosik. Brief biography
Anton Nosik was born on 4 July 1966 in Moscow, in the family of the writer Boris Nosik and philologist Victoria Mochalova. In 1989 he graduated from the medical faculty of MSMSU. In 1990 he immigrated to Israel. He worked as a journalist. In 1997 he returned to Moscow.
Is one of the pioneers of the Russian Internet. In 1996-2001 he was the author of one of the first blog projects in Runet «Evening Internet».
Was the initiator of such well-known projects like the Newspaper.ru, Lenta.ru, To.ru, NTV.ru (NEWSru.com). Directed projects of the holding Rambler, for several years was co-owner of the Israeli website «the Cursor».
Since late 2005 he was co-founder of the charity Fund «Help.org».
In 2006-2009 worked in the company «SOUP», and bought LiveJournal («LiveJournal»).
In 2009-2011, he was chief editor for a news site Bfm.ru.
In 2011-2012 once again collaborated with the company «SOUP» as mediadirector.
He was a member of the public Council of the Russian Jewish Congress.