Quick Fact: Sergei Prokofiev died the same day as Stalin in 1953….

Sergei Prokofiev died the same day as Stalin in 1953. Millions attended Stalin’s funeral, but only 40 for Prokofiev’s. A musical periodical noted his death on p. 116, with pages 1 to 115 devoted to Stalin. Flowers were so scarce in Moscow that Prokofiev’s family used cuttings from house plants.. Ref: www.houstonpress.com/music/how-josef-stalin-stole-sergei-prokofievs-flowers-6522832

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