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    A visitor passes by an artwork depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin as Japanese author Yukio Mishima during the "Putin Universe" exhibition in Moscow on October 6, 2015. Russia's President Vladimir Putin celebrates his 63rd birthday on October 7, 2015.

    In honor of Vladimir Putin's birthday on October 7, the two-day 'Putin Universe' exhibition in Moscow and London opened on October 6. 

    Artists have drawn the Russian president using 30 heroic themes originating from different countries and world epochs, including Salvador Dali, Alexander the Great, Joan of Arc, and Pele.

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