The event was held at the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation. The extinction was attended by Zurab Tsereteli, President of the Russian Academy of Arts, Director of the National Medical Research Center of Cardiovascular Surgery them. A.N. Bakulev Leo Bokeria, Hero of Russia, President of the charity fund to help servicemen and combatants “Soldiers of the XXI century against wars", the Deputy Secretary of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Bocharov, JSC "Marka" Artyom Adibekov, first vice-president of the International Public Foundation "Russian Peace Foundation", a member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, Elena Sutormina, and the widow of Andrei Dmitrievich Anna Pugach-Dementyeva.
Andrey Dementyev (1928–2018) - This is one of the most famous Russian poets of the second half of the 20th
century. The range of his work - from novels to text well-known lyric dog e n Soviet era: "Alyonushka", "Swan fidelity", "Father's House", "The Ballad of the mother" and many others. The songs on his poems were performed by many famous artists, they are popular now. Books Dementieva "Lyrics", "No women disliked", "Bells of Time", "Favorites", "I live openly", "At my destiny on the edge" are issued in large editions. Poetry poems translated into English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Hindi and other languages.
“The Federal Communications Agency together with Marka Joint-Stock Company annually produces various philatelic products dedicated to prominent figures of Russian culture. Art marked envelope dedicated to the great poet Andrei Dmitrievich Dementiev, released in 1 million copies. The products arrived at all post offices in the country, as well as entered into Russian and international catalogs , and we hope that the artistic marked envelope will become a philatelic rarity among collectors from all over the world , noted the head of "Marka".