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Yuri Gagarin - Hero of the Soviet Union

At the age of 27, Yuri Gagarin became known around the world after he was the first person to fly in space.  Who was he?

This clip, from Russia Today, provides some background on the pilot who became a Hero of the Soviet Union.


Media Credits

Video clip about Yuri Gagarin, from Russia Today.  Online, courtesy Russia Today's channel at YouTube.

 

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