According to Tass, on December 13th local time, Evgeny Khrosevtsev, a Russian people’s artist and a famous national broadcaster with the reputation of “Voice of Victory”, died of illness at the age of 76.
According to his widow, citing a doctor’s diagnosis, Khrosevev died of other basic diseases caused by COVID-19, which eventually led to his death from heart failure. It is reported that Horosevtsev was diagnosed with the novel coronavirus at the end of November.
According to the Russian Presidential Information Bureau, Russian President Putin expressed his condolences on his death on the same day.
Born in Moscow on July 23, 1944, Khrosev is a famous Russian actor, television host and announcer. He was awarded the title of “People’s Artist” in Russia and studied under Soviet broadcast artist and people’s actor Levitan.
Since 2000, he has been the announcer of various protocol activities of the Russian President. He has served as an commentator at the Red Square Parade on Victory Day in Russia over the years, so he enjoys the reputation of “Voice of Victory”.