Valentina Tereshkova: Seagull in Space (RT Documentary)


Published on Jun 16, 2013

Her father was a tractor driver, her mother a milkmaid. She was an ordinary Soviet girl. After she finished the 7th grade she went to work: first in a tire factory, then at a weaving mill. Soon she joined a parachute club in Yaroslavl. This was the start of her stellar career. Valentina Tereshkova became the first female cosmonaut in space!ttp://

First Lady of Space: Tereshkova’s flight TIMELINE



One comment on “Valentina Tereshkova: Seagull in Space (RT Documentary)

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