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    On April 12, Russia celebrates Cosmonautics Day. On this day in 1961, Yury Gagarin became the first man in space. After his ship Vostok reentered the atmosphere, the cosmonaut ejected himself and landed in this descent module not far from Engels in the Saratov Region.

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    On April 12, Russia celebrates Cosmonautics Day.

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