International Day of Human Space Flight — April 12

12 April 1961 was the date of the first human space flight, carried out by Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet citizen. This historic event opened the way for space exploration for the benefit of all humanity.

In honor of this historic event International Day of Human Space Flight was created.  The following are a few videos celebrating this event:

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