Vitaly Sevastyanov

1935 - 2010

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Vitaly Ivanovich Sevastyanov (Russian: Вита́лий Ива́нович Севастья́нов; 8 July 1935 – 5 April 2010) was a Soviet cosmonaut and an engineer who flew on the Soyuz 9 and Soyuz 18 missions. He trained as an engineer at the Moscow Aviation Institute and after graduation in 1959, joined Sergey Korolev's design bureau, where he worked on the design of the Vostok spacecraft. He also lectured at the Cosmonaut Training Centre, teaching the physics of spaceflight. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vitaly Sevastyanov has received more than 30,224 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Vitaly Sevastyanov is the 147th most popular astronaut (down from 101st in 2019), the 1,579th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,101st in 2019) and the 46th most popular Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Vitaly Sevastyanov ranks 147 out of 524Before him are William Shepherd, Peggy Whitson, Vance D. Brand, Ronald McNair, Michael R. Clifford, and Roberta Bondar. After him are David M. Brown, Pavel Vinogradov, Valentina Ponomaryova, William E. Thornton, Chiaki Mukai, and Elliot See.

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Among people born in 1935, Vitaly Sevastyanov ranks 298Before him are Cheo Feliciano, Candy Barr, Elisabeth Rehn, Mohammed Basindawa, Jed Allan, and Bobby Morrow. After him are Jean Tiberi, Horacio Troche, Kenneth Mars, Sandra Harding, Katalin Szőke, and Mel Ramos. Among people deceased in 2010, Vitaly Sevastyanov ranks 241Before him are Jyoti Basu, Abbey Lincoln, Harold Gould, Anneliese Rothenberger, Jamie Gillis, and Takeshi Shudo. After him are Walter Rudin, Robert B. Parker, Geoffrey Burbidge, Lhasa de Sela, Carla Del Poggio, and John Wooden.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vitaly Sevastyanov ranks 1,579 out of 3,262Before him are Eugene Lanceray (1875), Oskari Friman (1893), Efrem Zimbalist (1889), Alexei Ulanov (1947), Vladimir Spivakov (1944), and Andrey Lavrov (1962). After him are Stanislav Lyubshin (1933), Vladislav Listyev (1956), Igor Nikulin (1960), Maria Andreyeva (1868), Anatoliy Serdyukov (1962), and Galina Starovoytova (1946).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Russia

Among astronauts born in Russia, Vitaly Sevastyanov ranks 46Before him are Valery Rozhdestvensky (1939), Aleksei Yeliseyev (1934), Vyacheslav Zudov (1942), Valery Ryumin (1939), Gennadi Strekalov (1940), and Gennady Sarafanov (1942). After him are Pavel Vinogradov (1953), Valentina Ponomaryova (1933), Yury Malyshev (1941), Valeri Tokarev (1952), Boris Morukov (1950), and Sergei Avdeyev (1956).