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Widow of national artist of the USSR Joseph Kobzon Nelli organized a farewell ceremony with the singer. On Tuesday, September 4, according to “TV guide”.
At the funeral, which was held in full secrecy under protection, was attended by only close relatives and friends of the artist. A secret farewell was held on September 1, the day before the open ceremony.
The official solemn farewell ceremony was held in the Concert hall named after Tchaikovsky on 2 September. Conduct artist came about six thousand people.
Kobzon died August 30 at the age of 80 years. The cause of death of pop singer became stage four cancer. On 27 July it was reported that the singer hooked up to a machine assisted ventilation. Before this artist was transferred to the intensive care unit of the Department of neurosurgery of one of the Moscow hospitals. His condition is estimated as stably heavy.
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