Nikita Khrushchev

Arts, Culture & Media

Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's legacy

Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of when Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to orbit the earth. The World's Clark Boyd looks back on Gagarin's legacy, in Russia and beyond.

Arts, Culture & Media

Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's legacy

Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of when Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to orbit the earth. The World's Clark Boyd looks back on Gagarin's legacy, in Russia and beyond.

Arts, Culture & Media

Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's legacy

Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of when Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to orbit the earth. The World's Clark Boyd looks back on Gagarin's legacy, in Russia and beyond.