On Monday, October 16, the outstanding Russian opera singer celebrates his 55th birthday.
In honor of the holiday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev published their congratulations on the Kremlin’s website to Dmitry Khvorostovsky. They admired the talent of the singer and expressed a lot of warmth in his address.
“Let me sincerely congratulate you on your birthday, express sincere admiration for your talent, strength of mind and perseverance,” Putin began. He also called Khvorostovsky an outstanding baritone of modern times and reminded Dmitry that in Russia he is treated "with special warmth and the kindest feelings."
The editorship of uznayvse.ru reminds us that in recent years, Dmitry Khvorostovsky has been struggling with an oncological disease. Last week, the media passed the erroneous news of the death of the singer. Later, the journalist who disseminated this information apologized.