Yuri Malenchenko

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Yuri Ivanovich Malenchenko (Russian: Юрий Иванович Маленченко; born December 22, 1961) is a retired Russian cosmonaut. Malenchenko became the first person to marry in space, on 10 August 2003, when he married Ekaterina Dmitrieva, who was in Texas, while he was 240 miles over New Zealand, on the International Space Station. As of June 2016, Malenchenko ranks second for career time in space due to his time on both Mir and the International Space Station (ISS). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yuri Malenchenko has received more than 182,603 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Yuri Malenchenko is the 193rd most popular astronaut (down from 187th in 2019), the 607th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 515th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Ukrainian Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Yuri Malenchenko ranks 193 out of 524Before him are Roberta Bondar, Samantha Cristoforetti, John E. Blaha, Yuri Baturin, Valeri Tokarev, and Robert L. Behnken. After him are Kathryn D. Sullivan, Mamoru Mohri, Thomas Reiter, Karol J. Bobko, Franco Malerba, and Léopold Eyharts.

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Among people born in 1961, Yuri Malenchenko ranks 248Before him are Paolo Barilla, Guru, Simon West, Ally Walker, Werner Günthör, and Cédric Klapisch. After him are Florent Pagny, Bill English, Luis Herrera, José Luis Mendilibar, Boško Gjurovski, and Matjaž Kek.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Yuri Malenchenko ranks 607 out of 913Before him are Vitaliy Parakhnevych (1969), Svetlana Zakharova (1979), Viktor Kanevskyi (1936), Sergei Sviatchenko (1952), Dmytro Chygrynskiy (1986), and Estas Tonne (1975). After him are Valeriy Pustovoitenko (1947), Sophie Tucker (1886), Andrei Kanchelskis (1969), Andriy Voronin (1979), Anatoliy Konkov (1949), and Maurice Goldhaber (1911).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Ukraine

Among astronauts born in Ukraine, Yuri Malenchenko ranks 14Before him are Leonid Popov (1945), Leonid Kadeniuk (1951), Vitaly Zholobov (1937), Georgy Shonin (1935), Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (1948), and Anatoly Levchenko (1941). After him are Yuri Gidzenko (1962), Vladimir Vasyutin (1952), Anatoly Artsebarsky (1956), Yury Onufriyenko (1961), Oleg Kotov (1965), and Anton Shkaplerov (1972).