Military parade on Red Square to mark the 56th anniversary of the October Revolution. Takes the parade Minister of Defense of the USSR A.A. Grechko, commanding the parade, Colonel-General L.A. Govorov. Troops of the Moscow Military District, students of military academies, cadets of military schools are walking along Red Square. A parade of athletes and a demonstration of workers in Red Square. On the podium of the Lenin Mausoleum, members of the Soviet government, leaders of the CPSU.