Эдуард Хиль, or, Eduard Khil has passed away as of June 3rd/4th.
He was a famous Red Army Choir singer as well as a popular internet sub-culture figure, when he was two years ago dubbed as the “Trololo Guy”.
He died at the age of 77 in Saint Petersburg, Russia after having a fatal stroke that caused permanent brain damage.
R.I.P, Eduard Khil. You probably had no clue why today’s culture took you by storm when you started in the 70s, but you’ve made international news now and you’ll be sorrowfully missed.