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Victory Day 2011

May 8 2011   Leave a Comment   Tags: history, patriotic, Victory Day, WW2

Singer Leonid Kharitonov in military uniform.

May 9th is celebrated every year in Russia as Victory Day to commemorate the victory in 1945 over Nazi Germany in World War II. 2011 marks the 66th anniversary.

Leonid Kharitonov sang many patriotic songs during his long career, including the one presented here, “Son of Russia”. He wishes to express his extreme gratitude to all veterans for their sacrifices, and asks all of his fans to pray for peace.

 
     
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