Alexander Alexandrov (1883–1946; Russian Cyrillic𝆱𝆲{ISO 9=ALA-LC: română}; [ɐlʲɪˈksandr ɐlʲɪˈksandrəf]♈🌸🌺, Runr: ᚨᛚᛖᛪᚨᚾᛞᛖᚱ ᚨᛚᛖᛪᚨᚾᛞᚱᛟᚡ / Sergey Mikhalkov (1913–2009; IPA: [sʲɪrˈɡʲeɪ̯ mʲɪxɐɫˈkof]♓🌸🌷, Runr: ᛋᛖᚱᚷᛖᚤ ᛗᛁᚴᚺᚨᛚᚴᛟᚡ) - “National Anthem of the Russian Federation” ✝️☝️☦️☪️🕎☸️

National anthem of the 🌟RF (Russian Federation) since December 25, 2000, edited by Pavel Ovsiannikov (b. 1951; IPA: [ˈpavʲɪɫ ɐˈfsʲænʲːɪkəf]♍🍁🏫, Runr: ᛈᚨᚡᛖᛚ ᛟᚡᛋᛁᚨᚾᚾᛁᚴᛟᚡ): română𝆱𝆲👇𝆱𝆲Ελληνικά𝆱𝆲العربية𝆱𝆲עברית𝆱𝆲日本語


After Glinka's anthem

  • Edited by Pavel Ovsiannikov who is well-known for:

    Instrumental version:

    Alexandrov's anthem has no direct connection with Pachelbel and his canon, which became popular only in the 1960s, and with the Village People, who exploited the similarities of harmonies between the two compositions:

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Unrelated (Random @madonna's Instagram post, dated 11 February 2014: "The Village People are alive and well in Russia! So excited to see them perform! #artforfreedom")

Unrelated (De facto RF anthem 1990-2000 based on "Time Stood Still" and Alexandrov's anthem {Federal Districts aka FDs introduced in the beginning of 2000, quantity of FDs update since 2010} / reconstruction from 20.03.2024)

Unrelated (The News of RT in Russian, 24 December 2023)
WARNING: Chinese 十 reference / Мария Захарова в день рождения представила песню на свои стихи...

Even more unrelated (random Telegram post from @MariaVladimirovnaZakharova, 29 December 2023):

"By popular demand, I am publishing the sheet music and the backing track of the new song "Rozhdestvo. V dobry chas!" (lit. "Christmas. Have a nice day!")"

Unrelated (Pinterest)
Michael Jordan 23 (clipart)

Even more unrelated (YT-video from 21.03.2024 with references to "Christmas. Have a Nice Day!", "Time Stood Still" and Alexandrov's Anthem)

Absolutely unrelated (Yandex-YouTube search / WARNING: Chinese十 reference)
Марк Шагал

Absolutely unrelated (Madonna - "Santa Baby", 1987)

Absolutely unrelated (Enya - "Caribbean Blue")

Absolutely unrelated (Aria of the Queen of the Night from the opera "The Magic Flute" (NB for beginners: originally in the German language - "Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen"). Mozart. Sung by Elmira Zherzdeva (1965); Soviet television. GOSTELERADIOFOND)

Absolutely unrelated (random Instagram post from / Pixwox version (which is different for every profile, and even @madonna has one) / saved by Wayback Machine):
"Have a very merry Christmas!🌲⭐️"

Unrelated (AIN-version of Alexandrov's anthem for the Paris 2024 Summer Olympic Games with a cute tricolor-cat to fill the void for the Russian flag, from 20.03.2024)

Absolutely unrelated (Random Congrats-post from Ramzan Akhmadovich Kadyrov, Chechen Rupublic [RU-CE], RF {where RF means not Roger Federer from Switzerland}, from 22.03.2024)

See also

2024: MadPantone 2024MadonnaUDb-2024 / Color of the Year — 2024 (PANTONE 13-1023 Peach Fuzz)

Automatic transliteration of ❄️Russian (23 Aug 2023): ISO 9 - 🗺️International (Standard); Deutsch - 🇪🇺German; français - 🇪🇺French; English - 👴[British] English; ALA-LC - ⛵️American (libraries); magyar - 🇪🇺Hungarian; español - 🇪🇺Spanish; türkçe - 🏺Turkish; polski - 🇪🇺Polish; čeština - 🇪🇺Czech; svenska - 🇪🇺Swedish; sámegiella - ☃️Northern Sami; română - 🇪🇺Romanian; tiếng việt - ⚙️Vietnamese; ქართული - 🕺Georgian; Հայերեն - 👅Armenian; Morse - 🚢[International] Morse code; Ελληνικά - 🇪🇺Greek; العربية - 💃Arabic (Arabian); ייִדיש - ♍Yiddish; עברית - 🚀Hebrew; 日本語 - 👻Japanese; српски - 🔨Serbian 🍁11 Nov 2020...✝️...25 Dec 2023

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