Putin's birthday: when, how and where to celebrate the holiday the President
The birthday of Vladimir Putin falls on 7th October. In 2013, he was 61 years old. A gift for the head of state – it is special. This time Putin's birthday was on the island of Bali. There, the President attended the APEC summit. Plenary session passed unusual. Before you invite the dignitaries to the conference room, the President of Indonesia took up the guitar and began to sing to the world famous birthday song, Happy Birthday To You. Other members of the delegations, first just clapping, and then joined him. The culmination of greetings was birthday cake made by the head of the Indonesian National organizing Committee. The stories have had a similar incident: on the 45th anniversary of American President John Kennedy the song "happy birthday to you" sang the charming Marilyn Monroe. Maybe Putin is not so clearly characterized the performance of the Indonesian leader, but, judging by the way he reacted, it can be concluded that the surprise was a success.
What else Putin gave on the day of birth?
President Putin congratulated not only songs. Over the last decade, the collection was replenished with a copy of the Monomakh's cap, it produced a Russian jewellers for the 50th anniversary of Vladimir
Often Putin celebrates his birthday in his native St. Petersburg. For his entire working life at the post of the head of state he never took a day off for the holiday. Day are working meetings, and in the evening the celebrant collects guests at one of the restaurants of the Northern capital. Some activities are quite wide, others are limited to dinners with relatives and friends. In those places where there is Putin's birthday, has its own "presidential menu". It is dominated by dishes of Russian cuisine: borscht, the king's ear, salted salmon, marinated mushrooms, boiled potatoes, cold cuts, "pan", sturgeon. From drinks vodka, kvas, tea with jam. Family Putin celebrated a birthday only three times – in 2001, 2004 and 2012.