Happy Yuri Day!

In case Google’s doodle wasn’t hint enough, today was the 50th anniversary of Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin’s trip into space, the first human being to do so. Not only that, but when he left on the Vostok 3KA-3, he also became the first human being to orbit the planet.  In regard to his flight, Gagarin said: […]

Posted on April 12, 2011 at 23:26 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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