Top 20 Astronaut celebrities in Russia

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Astronaut celebrities [Updated February 7, 2023].

1. Alexey Leonov

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Alexey Leonov was born on May 30, 1934 in Russia.
He was a cosmonaut and the first human to embark on a space walk.

2. Gennady Padalka

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Gennady Padalka was born on June 21, 1958 in Russia.
He has served on missions to both the Mir Space Station and the International Space Station, and in 2012 he conducted his ninth spacewalk.

3. Svetlana Savitskaya

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Svetlana Savitskaya was born on August 8, 1948 in Russia.
She visited the Salyut 7 Space Station twice.

4. Valentina Tereshkova

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Valentina Tereshkova was born on March 6, 1937 in Russia.
She was chosen from 400 people to be a part of an USSR expedition on the Vostok 6.

5. Yuri Gidzenko

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Yuri Gidzenko was born on March 26, 1962 in Russia.
He served as Commander of the Mir EO-20 mission aboard the Mir Space Station.

6. Grigori Nelyubov

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Grigori Nelyubov was born on March 31, 1934 in Russia.
He committed suicide after his dismissal and was airbrushed out of the "Sochi Six" photo of the top members of the original cosmonaut group.

7. Yuri Gagarin

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Yuri Gagarin was born on March 9, 1934 in Klushino, Russia.
On April 12, 1961 he completed his orbit of the Earth, a feat that was not to be accomplished by Americans until 1962 by John Glenn.

8. Konstantin Feoktistov

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Konstantin Feoktistov was born on February 7, 1926 in Russia.
He was selected as an engineer for cosmonaut training but was assigned a spaceflight before finishing.

9. Gherman Titov

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Gherman Titov was born on September 11, 1935 in Russia.
He had many other firsts: first person to orbit Earth multiple times, first to spend more than a day in space, first to sleep in space, and first to experience space sickness.

10. Georgy Shonin

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Georgy Shonin was born on August 3, 1935 in Russia.
He was awarded Hero of the Soviet Union and Order of the Red Star, among other awards.

11. Georgy Dobrovolsky

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Georgy Dobrovolsky was born on June 1, 1928 in Russia.
He was posthumously awarded the Order of Lenin and Hero of the Soviet Union.

12. Fyodor Yurchikhin

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Fyodor Yurchikhin was born on January 3, 1959 in Russia.
He was a crewmember on the International Space Station assembly mission and has been aboard the ISS as part of Expeditions 15, 24/25, and 36.

13. Dmitri Kondratyev

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Dmitri Kondratyev was born on May 25, 1969 in Russia.
He served as Commander of Expedition 27 after flying into space as flight engineer on the crew of Expedition 26.

14. Boris Yegorov

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Boris Yegorov was born on November 26, 1937 in Russia.
8450 Yegorov, an asteroid, was named after him.

15. Boris Volynov

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Boris Volynov was born on December 18, 1934 in Russia.
He flew two space missions and is twice Hero of the Soviet Union.

16. Boris Morukov

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Boris Morukov was born on October 1, 1950 in Russia.
He and his fellow Space Shuttle crew members prepared the International Space Station for its first permanent crew.

17. Andriyan Nikolayev

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Andriyan Nikolayev was born on September 5, 1929 in Russia.
He set endurance records at the time for the longest time a human had remained in orbit.

18. Andrei Borisenko

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Andrei Borisenko was born on April 17, 1964 in Russia.
He flew into space on Expedition 27 as a flight engineer before assuming the role of commander on the ISS.

19. Anatoli Ivanishin

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Anatoli Ivanishin was born on January 15, 1969 in Russia.
His first actual visit to space was in 2011 for Expeditions 29/30 to the ISS.

20. Alexander Misurkin

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Alexander Misurkin was born on September 23, 1977 in Russia.
His flight to the ISS on March 28, 2013 was the first to use the fast rendezvous approach, reaching the station in less than 6 hours.