Welcome to the biographies of the USSR / Russian cosmonauts.

Click the name in the left hand side to get the biography you search for.

Note: All calendar data are given in the following style: dd.mm.yyyy.

There are some missing portraits or some photos in poor quality. If you can offer any cosmonaut photos please contact us.
Any further information to complete the biographies are welcome too.

Note: All photos are protected with an electronic watermark. We've been forced to add this because several websites are using our portraits without asking for permission.