10 fun facts about 1st man in space Gagarin

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On April 12 Russia marks 55 years since cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin set off on his mission and became the first man in space. RT takes you through 10 facts about the man and the legend.

Huge SNOW portrait of Yuri Gagarin

Posted by RT Play on Tuesday, April 12, 2016