Gherman Titov

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Birthday
11, 1935
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Sep 20, 2000 (65)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
11, 1935
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Sep 20, 2000 (65)

About

Soviet cosmonaut who was the second human to orbit the Earth and the fourth person in space.

Before Fame

He was General-Colonel in the Soviet Air Force.

Trivia

He had many other firsts: first person to orbit Earth multiple times, first to spend more than a day in space, first to sleep in space, and first to experience space sickness.

Family Life

He married and had two children.

Associated With

He was preceded in space by cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first person to orbit Earth.