Mikhail Zhvanetsky was awarded the order.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin awarded the people’s artist of Ukraine and Russia Mikhail Zhvanetsky with the order “For merits before Fatherland” III degree. The corresponding decree was published on Thursday, February 28, on the official portal of legal information.
“For the big contribution to development of domestic culture and art, many years of fruitful activity reward order “For merits before Fatherland” III degree of Mikhail Zhvanetsky Manievich,” the document reads.
Meanwhile, on March 16 the scheduled recital zhvanetskogo in the October Palace in Kiev.
Mikhail Zhvanetsky was born in Odessa in 1934. He was a member of the Union of Soviet writers. In 1999 Zhvanetsky was awarded the title people’s artist of Ukraine, and in 2012 – Russia.