1989 Original vintage USSR URSS MIR space race Gagarin NASA SpaceX Poster

His­tor­i­cal con­text: Cos­mo­nau­tics Day is an anniver­sary cel­e­brat­ed in Rus­sia and some oth­er for­mer USSR coun­tries on 12 April​.In Poland an Inter­na­tion­al Day of Avi­a­tion and Cos­mo­nau­tics” is cel­e­brat­ed on the same day. In 2011, at the 65th ses­sion of the Unit­ed Nations Gen­er­al Assem­bly, 12 April was declared as the Inter­na­tion­al Day of Human Space Flight in ded­i­ca­tion of the first manned space flight made on 12 April 1961 by the 27-year-old Russ­ian Sovi­et cos­mo­naut Yuri Gagarin.Gagarin cir­cled the Earth for 1 hour and 48 min­utes aboard the Vos­tok 1 space­craft. Print­ed in 1989 Size: 21,6 x 16,9 inch­es (55 x 43 cm.) One avail­able unframed £75

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