Yuri Gagarin (Russian pilot cosmonaut first human to journey into outer space. His space craft the Vostok space craft completed an orbit on April Awarded Hero of the Soviet Union which is Russia's greatest honor.
Major-General of Artillery Pyadusov Ivan Mironovich (1901-1964) a Soviet military leader, a participant of the Civil, the Soviet-Finnish (1940) and the Great Patriotic (WWII in Russia) wars. The Chief of Artillery: the 19th Rifle Corps (1941), the 23rd, and the 67th Armies (1942-1943), the 117th Rifle Corps (1944). Commanded of the 8th Artillery Corps (1944-1945, the East-Prussian and the East-Pomeranian offensive operations).