The composer and national artist of Russia Igor Nikolaev published an archive photo on social networks in which he takes the oath in the army.
The picture posted on Instagram was taken in 1984, when Igor Nikolaev was 24 years old. It is noted that the composer will be late flew into military service.
In those years, Nikolaev was already married to his classmate Elena Kudryasheva. When they were 18 years old, they had a daughter, in this regard, the musician was given a reprieve from the army.
Followers of Nikolaev did not expect to see the composer in an unusual way, so much as if the mustache is depicted as a visiting card of the artist. Many subscribers noted Nikolaev’s gallant appearance in a military figure and conveyed their congratulations to him.
“Happy holiday to you! As if the configuration suits you!” – wrote one of the commentators.
Another noted that even without a mustache, Nikolaev is “handsome”: “What a handsome man, even without his famous mustache.” Very courageous! “