Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Boris Borisovich

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Personal data

Birthdate:  26.11.1937
Birthdate:  Moscow / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  26.05.1964
Selection group:  Voskhod-1
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 14.10.1964
Date of death:  12.09.1994
Place of death:  Moscow / Russian Federation

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Voskhod 1  Doctor Cosmonaut  12.10. - 13.10.1964 1d 00h 17m 
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Total  1d 00h 17m 
           

Additional information

Graduated from 1. Moscow Medical Institute (1.MMI), 1961; M.D. from Humboldt-University, East-Berlin, 1965; Candidate of medical sciences degree, 1967; doctorate of medical sciences degree, 1976; since 1984 Professor, specialized in balance systems; was selected as cosmonaut on 26.05.1964 (Voskhod); worked as Chief of Laboratory within the IMBP; from 1984 to 1989 he was Head of Biomedical-Technological Institute within the Ministry of Health; retired from military and medical duty in 1989; died of a heart attack.

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