Died after the canonization of Admiral Ushakov writer Valery Ganichev

Soviet and Russian writer and journalist Valery Ganichev died on 85-m to year of life. On Sunday, July 8, reported on website of the Union of writers of Russia.

“we Express our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Valery Nikolaevich. The place and time of funeral will be announced later,” — said in the organization.

In 2000 Ganichev initiated the canonization of Admiral Fyodor Ushakov and successfully presented to the leadership Russian Orthodox Church reason for this. He wrote the book “Admiral Ushakov. Admiral and the Holy”, released in 1990.