Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

Fatkhullin

Mars Nurgaliyevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  14.05.1939
Birthplace:  Shaimurzino / Tatar ASSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  22.05.1967
Selection group:  AN-1
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. ??.05.1970
Date of death:  16.04.2003
Place of death:  Moscow / Russian Federation

Spaceflights

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Additional information

Research scientist at the Academy of Science; was selected on 22.05.1967 as cosmonaut (AN-1); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 5/67 - 8/68; the group of science cosmonauts was later disolved; worked as engineer for IZMIRAN Institute in Troizk near Moscow; 1978 he received a doctor of physical mathematical sciences degree, worked as scientific researcher and became 1988 professor; died of brain stroke.

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