ASTRONAUT

Georgy Shonin

1935 - 1997

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Georgy Stepanovich Shonin (Ukrainian: Гео́ргій Степа́нович Шо́нін; 3 August 1935 – 7 April 1997; born in Rovenky, Luhansk Oblast, (now Ukraine) but grew up in Balta of Ukrainian SSR) was a Soviet cosmonaut, who flew on the Soyuz 6 space mission. Shonin was part of the original group of cosmonauts selected in 1960. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georgy Shonin has received more than 17,117 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Georgy Shonin is the 127th most popular astronaut (down from 124th in 2019), the 484th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 416th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Ukrainian Astronaut.

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Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Georgy Shonin ranks 127 out of 524Before him are Vladimir Georgiyevich Titov, Tatyana Kuznetsova, Valery Rozhdestvensky, Gennady Padalka, Valentin Lebedev, and Aleksandr Serebrov. After him are Wubbo Ockels, Valery Ryumin, Vance D. Brand, Elliot See, Abdul Ahad Mohmand, and Dumitru Prunariu.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Georgy Shonin ranks 244Before him are José Ramos Delgado, Hrvoje Šarinić, Omero Antonutti, Aulis Sallinen, Doug McClure, and Peter Grant. After him are Dinkha IV, Christina Pickles, Lewis Arquette, Milkha Singh, Roberto Ferreiro, and Ronald Lacey. Among people deceased in 1997, Georgy Shonin ranks 159Before him are Jurek Becker, Julio Musimessi, William Hickey, Shinichi Hoshi, Cahit Arf, and Erich Eliskases. After him are Mohammad-Ali Jamalzadeh, Laurean Rugambwa, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, James Krüss, Bozorg Alavi, and Denver Pyle.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Georgy Shonin ranks 484 out of 913Before him are Roman Karmen (1906), Aleksander Ford (1908), Viktor Nekrasov (1911), Leonid Zhabotinsky (1938), Georg Marco (1863), and Serhiy Rebrov (1974). After him are Dmitri Ivanenko (1904), Ivan Martos (1754), Gabriela Zapolska (1857), Mykola Bazhan (1904), Viktor Tsybulenko (1930), and Jacek Kuroń (1934).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Ukraine

Among astronauts born in Ukraine, Georgy Shonin ranks 11Before him are Georgy Beregovoy (1921), Vladimir Lyakhov (1941), Leonid Kizim (1941), Leonid Popov (1945), Leonid Kadeniuk (1951), and Vitaly Zholobov (1937). After him are Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (1948), Anatoly Levchenko (1941), Yuri Malenchenko (1961), Yuri Gidzenko (1962), Vladimir Vasyutin (1952), and Anatoly Artsebarsky (1956).