The message reads:
Dear Mr Etush,
Please accept my warm wishes on your birthday.
A World War II veteran and an outstanding actor, you have accumulated substantial professional and creative experience during your long life. You have starred in dozens of memorable and outstanding roles on the stage of the Vakhtangov Theatre. Millions of people know and love the films you have starred in. Your students, and the many famous actors among them, are grateful for your training in the art of performance.
I wish you health, prosperity and all the best.
Congratulations on the upcoming Victory in Europe Day.
My wife also sends her best wishes.