Saturday, 8 March 2014

Astronomy Scrapbook Sunday 9th March 2014

On This Day
9th March 1934 birth of Yuri Gagarin


Yuri Gagarin was born in a small town north of the Russian city of Smolensk He was the first person to fly into space in his Vostok space craft on 12th April 1961. He died in a flying accident in 1968

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