|Birthplace:||Listvyanka / Kemerowo Oblast / Russian SFSR|
|Position:||Test Cosmonaut (TC)|
|Date of death:||11.10.2019|
|Place of death:||Moscow / Russian Federation|
|1||Voskhod 2||Second Pilot||18.03. - 19.03.1965||1d 02h 02m|
|2||Soyuz 19||Commander||15.07. - 21.07.1975||5d 22h 30m|
|Total||7d 00h 32m|
|1||Vostok 5||Pilot Cosmonaut|
Attended the Academy of Arts in Riga and a preparatory school for pilots in Kremenchug; graduated with an honors diploma from the Chuguyev Higher Air Force School in 1957 and from the N.E. Zhukovskiy Air Force Engineering Academy in 1968; received a Candidate of Technical Sciences degree in 1981; Major General, Soviet Air Force; was selected as cosmonaut on 07.03.1960 (TsPK-1); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 3/60 - 03.04.1961; first cosmonaut who performed an EVA; 1975 - 1982 Chief cosmonaut; Hobbies: Swimming, water-skiing, parachute jumping, photography, home built movies, hunting, painting and sketching; was president of US-Investmentcorporation "Alpha Capital", Moscow.
Last update on October 11, 2019.