Galina Vishnevskaya

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A woman crosses herself at the grave of Russian opera star Galina... News PhotoAdult,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Celebrities,Cemetery,Funeral,Galina Vishnevskaya,Grave,Horizontal,Moscow,Opera,Russia,Soprano Singer,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA woman crosses herself at the grave of Russian opera star Galina Vishnevskaya at Novodevichy cemetery in Moscow on December 14, 2012, shortly after the soprano's funeral. Vishnevskaya, the widow of legendary cellist Mstislav Rostropovich, was buried today alongside her husband in the cemetery, which is the resting place of many famous Russians including writer Anton Chekhov and Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, the RIA Novosti state news agency said. AFP PHOTO / ANDREY SMIRNOV (Photo credit should read ANDREY SMIRNOV/AFP/Getty Images)