Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968) - Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. He was the first human to journey into outer space, when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on 12 April 1961. Photo Yousuf Karsh
Yuri Gagarin Monument, Somewhere
Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (1934-1968): A dashingly handsome Soviet cosmonaut and first person to travel in space.