Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Anatoli Yakovlevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  25.08.1932
Birthplace:  Pervoy Sadovoye / Voronezh Oblast / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  17.06.1960
Selection group:  TsPK-1
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 07.04.1961
Date of death:  11.12.2005
Place of death:  Kiev / Ukraine

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Additional information

Graduated from Higher Air Force School, 1954; Colonel, Soviet Air Force, Ret.; pilot, Soviet Air Force; was selected as cosmonaut on 17.06.1960 (TsPK-1); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 4/60 - 1961; retired of medical reasons on 07.04.1961 to serve again as pilot of Soviet Air Force; since 1985 retired.

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