History Cartoon

History Cartoon

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  • Yuri Gagarin
  • Who ?
  • My name is Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin. I was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. I was the first human to journey into outer space.
  • What ?
  • The United States and the Soviet Union competed to send the first human into outer space and because of me the Soviet Union won. I paved the way for spaceflight.  
  • When ?
  •  The 1957 launch of Sputnik 1, the world's first manmade satellite, allowed the Russians to take an early lead in the space race. Then, on April 12, 1961 I took a voyaged to space. 
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  • The End
  • After returning home, because Russia didn't want to loose their international hero, I became a deputy of the Supreme Soviet. On March 27, 1968, I died while test-piloting a MiG-15.
  • Sources
  • https://www.space.com/16159-first-man-in-space.html http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Welcome_to_ESA/ESA_history/ 50_years_of_humans_in_space/Yuri_Gagarin
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