Yuri Gagarin

Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was a Russian pilot and cosmonaut who became the first human to journey into outer space, achieving a major milestone in the Space Race; his capsule,... Wikipedia

  • Native name:  Юрий Алексеевич Гагарин
  • Born:  Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin, March 9, 1934, Klushino, Smolensk Oblast, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
  • Died:  March 27, 1968, Novosyolovo, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
  • Resting place:  Kremlin Wall Necropolis
  • Occupation:  Pilot, cosmonaut
  • Awards:  Hero of the Soviet Union, Order of Lenin, Pilot-Cosmonaut of the USSR
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