ASTRONAUT

Vladimir Lyakhov

1941 - 2018

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Vladimir Afanasyevich Lyakhov (Russian: Влади́мир Афана́сьевич Ля́хов; 20 July 1941 – 19 April 2018) was a Ukrainian Soviet cosmonaut. He was selected as cosmonaut on 5 May 1967, and retired on 7 September 1994. Lyakhov was the Commander on Soyuz 32, Soyuz T-9, and Soyuz TM-6, and spent 333 days, 7 hours, 47 minutes in space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Lyakhov has received more than 35,499 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Vladimir Lyakhov is the 78th most popular astronaut (up from 82nd in 2019), the 373rd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 353rd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Ukrainian Astronaut.

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Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Vladimir Lyakhov ranks 78 out of 524Before him are Georgy Beregovoy, Sally Ride, Joseph A. Walker, Georgy Grechko, Claude Nicollier, and Boris Volynov. After him are Viktor Savinykh, Leonid Kizim, Toyohiro Akiyama, Gregory Jarvis, Yuri Artyukhin, and Yevgeny Khrunov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1941, Vladimir Lyakhov ranks 214Before him are Nate Thurmond, Edmund Stoiber, Salvador Sadurní, John Henry Schwarz, Gianfranco Terenzi, and Anna Tomowa-Sintow. After him are Harald Nielsen, Eugène Terre'Blanche, Leonid Kizim, Robert Guéï, Eric Braeden, and Takayuki Kuwata. Among people deceased in 2018, Vladimir Lyakhov ranks 165Before him are Roger Piantoni, Jalaluddin Haqqani, Lewis Gilbert, Philip Kerr, Irena Szewińska, and Vladimir Voinovich. After him are Ara Güler, Károly Palotai, Henri Namphy, Adem Demaçi, Roger Bannister, and William Goldman.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Vladimir Lyakhov ranks 373 out of 913Before him are Sydir Kovpak (1887), Nicolae Văcăroiu (1943), Maksym Rylsky (1895), Kazimierz Nowak (1897), Petro Shelest (1908), and Nikolay Nosov (1908). After him are Leonid Kizim (1941), Vladimir Kuts (1927), Pyotr Koshevoy (1904), Viacheslav Chornovil (1937), Géza Kalocsay (1913), and Georgy Voronoy (1868).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Ukraine

Among astronauts born in Ukraine, Vladimir Lyakhov ranks 6Before him are Pavel Popovich (1930), Georgy Dobrovolsky (1928), Mirosław Hermaszewski (1941), Valentin Bondarenko (1937), and Georgy Beregovoy (1921). After him are Leonid Kizim (1941), Leonid Popov (1945), Leonid Kadeniuk (1951), Vitaly Zholobov (1937), Georgy Shonin (1935), and Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (1948).