Vladimir Remek

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Birthday
26, 1948
Birthplace
Czech Republic
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Czech Republic

About

The first Czechoslovak in space and the first astronaut from the EU.

Before Fame

He graduated from Gagarin Air Force Academy in 1976.

Trivia

He flew one mission, Soyuz 28, as part of the Interkosmos program. He was awarded Hero of the Soviet Union in 1978.

Family Life

He married and had two children.

Associated With

He attended the air force academy named after Yuri Gagarin.