18th Congress of the Komsomol (1978)

Footage №83680, 2 footages, duration: 0:11:00

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Delegates of the 18th Congress of the Komsomol go through the territory of the Moscow Kremlin to a meeting of the congress.

Delegates enter the building of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.

Views of the foyer of the palace before the meeting (above), the delegates of the Union republics perform national dances.

Cosmonaut Beregovoy G. T. talks with the delegates of the congress.

Delegates exchange badges and addresses.

Panorama of the lobby, people dancing.

Delegates in the hall applaud standing, view of the presidium of the congress.

Delegates and members of the Presidium give a standing ovation to Brezhnev LI, coming to the podium, the faces of the delegates of the Kazakh SSR.

View of the presidium of the Congress, Brezhnev speaks from the podium with a welcoming speech, views of the hall, the faces of the delegates, among them the first secretary of the Central Committee of the LKSM of Kazakhstan Sultanov Kuanysh.

A girl in a national Kazakh costume among the delegates.

View of the congress meeting hall.


Brezhnev L.I. -- state and party leader, Marshal of the Soviet Union, Hero of the Soviet Union, Hero of Socialist Labor, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the CPSU (1966-1982). Beregovoj G.T. -- Soviet cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Honored Test Pilot of the USSR, Major General of Aviation, Candidate of Psychological Sciences, veteran of the Second World War. Sultanov K.S. -- Doctor of Political Science, Professor, journalist, diplomat, 1st Secretary of the LKSM Central Committee of Kazakhstan (1978-1981), 1st Minister of Press and Information of Kazakhstan (1991-1993), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the People's Republic of China, North Korea and Vietnam (1995-2001).

Calendar: 25.04.1978-28.04.1978

Locations: Moscow [820]

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Young people dance.

The Kremlin wall, the changing of the guard of honor.

The grave of the Unknown Soldier.

Laying wreaths at the Eternal Flame.

Grave Grave: People go to the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, views of the tomb from different points of view.

Red Square, the queue at the Lenin Mausoleum.

Komsomol meeting, awarding of prizes and gifts.

People in the lobby of the Palace of Congresses.

Applause from the audience before the meeting.

Speech by one of the members of the Presidium.

General views of the hall, people's faces.

Applause from the audience.

Banners are brought into the hall.

Calendar: 25.04.1978-28.04.1978

Locations: Moscow [820]

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