Aleksandr Laveykin

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Birthday
21, 1951
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
21, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Cosmonaut who spent 174 days in space before returning to Earth early because of heart problems.

Before Fame

He was a pilot.

Trivia

He was awarded Hero of the Soviet Union, although his one space mission was cut short.

Family Life

He married and had one child.

Associated With

He is a contemporary of fellow Russian astronaut Pavel Vinogradov.