Nikolai Drozdov celebrated the 80th anniversary of the Artek

Николай Дроздов отметил 80-летие в «Артеке»
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Николай Дроздов отметил 80-летие в «Артеке»

Nikolai Drozdov

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The legendary broadcaster, congratulated on the opening
the festival “Scarlet sails Artek”, which is famous all over the world
the children’s center in 25-th time. It is curious that Nikolay Nikolaevich Drozdov showed
his love of animals directly during ceremonie.

Николай Дроздов отметил 80-летие в «Артеке»

Nikolai Drozdov

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From his seat in the front row, where sat the guests of honor
festival, thrushes spotted stag beetle, crawling on the ground in front of the stage
where was supposed to appear young artists. Drozdov, fearing that the bug can be
accidentally trampled by the contestants on the show, rushed to the insect and rescued the poor fellow, shifting
it in a safe place, which caused the applause.

Николай Дроздов отметил 80-летие в «Артеке»

Anastasia Denisova

Photo: Igor Kharitonov

Николай Дроздов отметил 80-летие в «Артеке»

Vasily Lanovoy and Katherine Spitz with son Herman

Photo: Igor Kharitonov

This act became a model for Catherine Spitz and her 5-year-old son Hermann, who
also arrived in the Crimea. Among the famous guests
the opening ceremony of the festival were Andrei Sokolov, Yuriy Chernov, Denis Nikiforov, Aristarchus, Venice, Anastasia Denisova, Maria Skornicka, Valentine
French Actress, Eugene Pronin, Arthur Copalnic.

Sergei Ginzburg and Evelina Bledans held a opening ceremony

Photo: Igor Kharitonov

Heads the festival with a “speaking” name Vasily Lanovoy who played in the legendary film adaptation of “the Scarlet sails” in 1961 and
went down in history as the best Arthur gray of all times and peoples.