Valery Kubasov




Age: 79


Summary: Soviet civilian cosmonaut who had pioneered international cooperation in space when he joined with fellow cosmonaut Lt. Col. Aleksei A. Leonov in the lineup with a three-man American Apollo spaceship about 140 miles above the earth in July 1975 amid the tensions of the Cold War.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: January 7, 1935


Died: February 19, 2014


Location: Moscow, Russia