Yuri Gagarin

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Soviet cosmonaut who in 1961 was the first person to travel in space (1934-1968)

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However, the downside to this exhaustive documentation is that in many sections Wise and Baron cite whole pages of text, as they do with Yuri Gagarin and Carl Brashear.
Our second photo shows a postcard of Yuri Gagarin - the first man in space on April 12, 1961 - on the Vostok 1 spacecraft.
On April 12, 1961, the first manned spacecraft was launched there, sending cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin into orbit for 108 minutes.
CYPRIOT composer George Kallis has been commissioned to score the music for the multi-million dollar film Gagarin: First in Space that explores the life of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.
The staff of the emblematic Trimontium hotel in Bulgaria's second largest city of Plovdiv have found an unknown until now autograph of Soviet cosmonaut, Yuri Gagarin.
When cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man in space, one politician said the United States needed "space enthusiasts who are willing to take some risks" (4/22/61, p.
In April we looked back at not a local event but one that certainly was a milestone in human history and endeavour, the first man to venture into space, Yuri Gagarin.
Manchester Airport in northern England announced on Tuesday that it has unveiled a plaque at Terminal 3 to mark the fiftieth anniversary of a visit by Yuri Gagarin.
The event, held at the Catrin Finch Centre, was inspired by the 50th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first man to fly into space.
STARMAN: THE TRUTH BEHIND THE LEGEND OF YURI GAGARIN is a 'must' for any collection strong in space history, and for many a general interest library.
htm" target="_blank">23 days short</a> of first place -- Yuri Gagarin beat him -- but Alan Shepard still holds a place in history.
Three key events occurred in 1961: Yuri Gagarin became the first human to travel in space; Alan Shepard became the first American in space; and President John F.
Without Yuri Gagarin flying, I would probably have not flown to the moon.
Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin made his 108-minute flight into orbit on April 12, 1961.