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Valerii Viktorovich Riumin

Valerii Riumin, USSR Cosmonaut. Highly decorated (twice Hero of the Soviet Union).

Background

  • Riumin, Valerii was born in 1939.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Forestry Institute, 1966.

    Career

    • Joined the Soviet cosmonauts team. In the late 1970s and early 1980s, made 3 long space flights (185 days on Salyut 6- Soyuz, April-October 1980).

    Religion

    Religion is bad because it makes people base the way they run their lives on a falsehood.

    Views

    Every person has rights to express his or her opinion, but the opinion could be expressed if it was in accordance with the general interests of Soviet society.

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    Born 1939
    Nationality

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