Birth Centenary Of Brezhnev To Be Observed In Ukraine

DONETSK, Ukraine -- The central park of culture and recreation in the city of Dneprodzerzhinsk, Ukraine, will be given the name of Leonid Brezhnev, General Secretary of the Communist Party Central Committee.

Leonid Brezhnev

This is included in a programme of activities on the occasion of Brezhnev’ s birth centenary.

The programme includes as well the presentation of a catalogue of gifts given to Brezhnev at different times.

A scientific conference on problems of Soviet history will be held in Dneprodzerzhinsk in December.

It is being prepared now by workers of the Dneprodzerzhinsk Technical University and the local Historical Museum.

Souvenirs will be produced specially on the occasion of Brezhnev’s birth centenary.

Source: Itar-Tass