Space travel

Fischer 1082-1083 | Michel 1226-1227 | Scott 974-975 | Year of issue 1961 | People's Republic of Poland

The first successful flight of a manned spacecraft.

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Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin
Stylised globe with rocket orbit

Translations

Pierwszy lot człowieka w kosmos - ZSRR 12.IV.1961 = First flight of a man in space - Sovjet Union 12 April 1961.
ZSRR (Związek Socjalistycznych Republik Radzieckich) = Union of Socialist Soviet Republics.
Moskwa = Moscow.

Resources

Space exploration
Yuri Gagarin
Globe
Rocket
Planetary orbit
Soviet Union
Moscow
Astronaut (Cosmonaut)
Cosmos

First Day Cover


Fischer 1082-1083 FDC