Photos: 60 Years Ago, Yuri Gagarin Became The First Person In Space!

On April 12, 1961, cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin sat alone in the Vostok 1 spacecraft, hoping to develop into the first person to vacation into space. “Poyekhali!” Gagarin reported as liftoff started, an casual phrase in Russian that translates to “Off we go!” Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin inside of the Vostok 1 house capsule just prior to turning into the 1st human […]