Foreign the academician with a similar name, see Mihail Dolgan. In 1967 he set up the Noroc, which became one of the most famous bands in the Soviet Union. In 1949 all his family was deported to Siberia.
He came back to Moldova in 1957.
In 1967 Mihai Dolgan set up the Noroc ensemble, which became one of the most famous in the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Mihai Dolgan is the author of about a hundred compositions, which became hits. On March 16, 2008 the composer Mihai Dolgan died in the hospital, suffering from an incurable disease.
Mihai Dolgan was buried at the Armenian cemetery.
In 1970 the Ministry of Culture of the Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic banned the ensemble and it returned onto the stage only in 1988.