Report on the celebrations in Leningrad, fragments of the military parade on the Neva river and the Palace square, the parade of athletes, popular demonstrations and evening fireworks.
Hruschyov N.S. -- Soviet statesman and political figure, hero of the Soviet Union, three times Hero of Socialist Labor, 1-St Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee (1953-1964), Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1958-1964). Gagarin Yu.A. -- pilot-cosmonaut, hero of the Soviet Union. Titov G.S. -- cosmonaut, 2nd Soviet man in space, the doctor of military Sciences, Professor, hero of the Soviet Union. Kazakov M.I. -- Soviet military commander, army General, hero of the Soviet Union. Spiridonov I.V. -- Soviet statesman and party figure, the 1st Secretary of the Leningrad regional Committee of the CPSU (1957-1962).