ASTRONAUT

Valeri Kubasov

1935 - 2014

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Valery Nikolaevich Kubasov (Russian: Вале́рий Никола́евич Куба́сов; 7 January 1935 – 19 February 2014) was a Soviet/Russian cosmonaut who flew on two missions in the Soyuz programme as a flight engineer: Soyuz 6 and Soyuz 19 (the Apollo–Soyuz mission), and commanded Soyuz 36 in the Intercosmos programme. On 21 July 1975, the Soyuz 7K-TM module used for ASTP landed in Kazakhstan at 5:51 p.m. and Kubasov was the first to exit the craft. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valeri Kubasov has received more than 90,332 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Valeri Kubasov is the 40th most popular astronaut (down from 31st in 2019), the 622nd most popular biography from Russia (down from 523rd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Astronaut.

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Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Valeri Kubasov ranks 40 out of 524Before him are Frank Borman, John Young, Ellison Onizuka, Christa McAuliffe, Kalpana Chawla, and Vladislav Volkov. After him are Fred Haise, Vladimir Dzhanibekov, Vladimir Shatalov, Pavel Belyayev, Valentin Bondarenko, and Jean-Loup Chrétien.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1935, Valeri Kubasov ranks 96Before him are Dharmendra, Ron Paul, Richard Brautigan, Julian Glover, Princess Elisabeth of Denmark, and Dominique Venner. After him are Judd Hirsch, Luis del Sol, Lajos Tichy, Jerry Orbach, Tsutomu Hata, and Jan Saudek. Among people deceased in 2014, Valeri Kubasov ranks 93Before him are Jean-Luc Dehaene, Vasily Petrov, Menahem Golan, Rubin Carter, Ken Takakura, and Go Seigen. After him are Igor Mitoraj, Alicia Rhett, Nicholas Romanov, Prince of Russia, David Easton, Sabah, and Huber Matos.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valeri Kubasov ranks 622 out of 3,262Before him are Grand Duchess Vera Konstantinovna of Russia (1854), Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700), Nikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov (1829), Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (1891), Andrei Karlov (1954), and Viktor Hartmann (1834). After him are Sergey Naryshkin (1954), Veruschka von Lehndorff (1939), Igor Ansoff (1918), Vasily Shukshin (1929), Irina Godunova (1557), and Mikhail Nesterov (1862).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Russia

Among astronauts born in Russia, Valeri Kubasov ranks 12Before him are Svetlana Savitskaya (1948), Andriyan Nikolayev (1929), Sergei Krikalev (1958), Valeri Polyakov (1942), Valery Bykovsky (1934), and Vladislav Volkov (1935). After him are Pavel Belyayev (1925), Viktor Gorbatko (1934), Aleksei Gubarev (1931), Viktor Savinykh (1940), Boris Volynov (1934), and Yevgeny Khrunov (1933).