This issue of Komsomolskaya Pravda was entirely devoted to the flight of the first man into space. Each page contains pride, joy, admiration. The TASS report on this landmark event became the most cited news in the whole world.
And now you have a unique opportunity to read for yourself HOW 60 years ago the country and the whole world met and honored a real hero.
You will learn about what Yuri Gagarin said immediately after the flight, about which he talked with N.S. Khrushchev, how the heads of the largest powers – the USA, China, Germany and others – reacted to the great victory of the USSR. Read what emotions ordinary people experienced. Learn little-known facts about Yuri Gagarin's family.
“The captain of the first starship is ours, Soviet!” Reads the headline on the front page. And we are proud of it to this day. Do not miss the historical act, show it to your children, tell about one of the most important events of the 20th century!
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