Gala evening at the State Academic Theater named after G. Sundukyan in Yerevan, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the birth of People's Artist of the USSR V. Papazyan. The theater actors congratulate the hero of the day, incl. G. Nersesyan. Funeral of People's Artist of the USSR Vahram Papazyan. The coffin with the body of the late V. Papazyan on the stage of the G. Sundukyan State Academic Theater. In the guard of honor at the coffin: Deputy Minister of Culture of the Armenian SSR S. Gasparyan, 1st Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Armenia A. Kochinyan, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Armenian SSR B. Muradyan and others. The funeral procession passes through the streets of Yerevan. The coffin with the body of the deceased is lowered into the grave.