100 Years old Mary


Maria Blumfeld celebrates her 100 years birthday. Maria was born in the days of Imperial Russia, lived in the USSR, and now she lives nowadays. Really curiosity for everything new and a love for life - that's what you can see while personal communication with her. She said she had three main rules in her life. First is: To see only good in people, then you haven't got enemies. Second: Set your own goals and always to achieve them. Third: Never to betray anybody, but be fidele friend and son for your parents and your country.

Maria was one of the first pioneers of Soviet Union. That is why for her 100-th birthday every guests puts on a pioneer’s red tie. In the Second World War she was a part of secret group, had a fictional name, working on a plant. After war ends she becomes work with children. Including on VDNKH - in the pavilion of the Young naturalist and ingineer. Maria said: "Everybody praise me, telling about exploits and achievements. But I think, I didn't do something extraordinary. I just lived."