Uncompromising idol of millions of Vladimir Vysotsky not reconciled with the government, even after death.
His place of burial is shrouded in mystery and legend, still fans and admirers of the outstanding talent of the singer and actor at the Grave flowers left.
The legendary burial place of the legendary personality
It is well known that the remains of singer and actor are buriedon Vagankovsky cemetery in Moscow, near the Kremlin. In the place of honor among the nomenklatura and celebrities of the time. Near the main entrance, on the right. Now, this fact will not surprise anyone. But at that time, at the request of the Moscow Soviet, Vladimir Vysotsky was supposed to finish its way into the most remote and desolate corner, away from human eyes. Thanks to the director of the cemetery, "punishment" was avoided. Ustinskov OM He donated a prestigious post in order to be buried with dignity and honor the beloved singer.
For the sake of power and to avoid unnecessary publicity,on the eve of the funeral two graves were dug. Only a miracle could get it at a decent burial site. Planned government site was disguised as an abandoned, unsuitable for use.
Authorities could not hide the news of the death of Vladimir Semenovich from his fans. A modest sign "Died actor Vysotsky" at the box offices of the theater was a sensation.
On the day of the death of Vladimir Vysotsky was supposed to play the show. In the theater, waiting for the audience return tickets nesostoyasheesya action, but none of the ticket was not delivered.
July 28, 1980 were half-empty stadiums,Olympic Games - forgotten. The funeral Vysotsky equated to the royal burial. Queue wanting finishes near the Kremlin. By the way, the caretaker of the cemetery, choosing land, provided that in the case of dumping idol somewhere in the opposite corner of the "people of all peretopchet cemetery."
According to unconfirmed reports, the tomb of Vysotsky"Liberated" only in 1979. Leaving in the Kaluga-old mother decided to pick up the remains of his son with him. Surprising fact that the vacant place was empty for almost a year, although every time the site was at a premium.
Across the country, favorite singer, bard, poet installed dozens of monuments and memorial plaques, commemorative medals issued 2 and even 4 coins.
To honor the memory of Vladimir, it was announcedCompetition tombstones projects. In 1985, Vladimir Vysotsky's grave set realistic sculpture depicting the great poet to his full height. Showing the smallest details, down to the mole on his cheek. Vladimir shrouded in a veil and stares into the distance. The monument was created by architect Alexander Rukavishnikov. On the pedestal knocked dates of birth and death. Until now, every day at the grave appear fresh flowers from grateful descendants of the immortal creator.