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Boris Yeltsin rolled into the granite

May 30 2006

Living in Yekaterinburg decided to erect a monument to the first president of Russia.

Plaque of granite to honor the first president Boris Yeltsin established residents of a house in Yekaterinburg. In the house down the street on March 8, 2, Yeltsin lived from 1972 to 1979, when he worked as second secretary of the Sverdlovsk regional party committee. Three bedroom apartment Yeltsin located on the third floor, in the third entrance. Together with Boris Nikolayevich lived his mother, wife and two daughters. Granite plaque installed a few days ago, on the wall near the entrance, where he lived the first president.

"Coming out of his house, he slipped up. He got away, which is not the employees of improvement. Head of housing management was fired and the staff put one janitor" - says Yuri Smolentsev, chairman of the homeowners' house.

The decision to immortalize his famous neighbor tenants took on board HOA. Money for the memorial gathered quickly. Boris Yeltsin in the house very much, and now residents are going to address the city administration with a request to rename a street adjacent to the street Yeltsin, and install it on her monument to the first president, according to Ekaterinburg on-line .

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