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Georgi Timofeyevich Beregovoi
Birth: Apr. 15, 1921
Poltava
Poltavs'ka, Ukraine
Death: Jun. 30, 1995
Moscow
Moscow Federal City, Russia

Cosmonaut. Born Georgi Timofeyevich Beregovoi in Fedorovka, Poltava, Ukraine, he was a Soviet pilot during World War II and flew 185 combat missions. In the 1950s, he became a prominent test pilot flying zero-launch rocket-boosted fighters. He became a Cosmonaut in 1965 and on October 26, 1968, was the Commander of the Soyuz 3 mission becoming the oldest man in Space at age 47. From 1972 to 1986, he was Director of the Cosmonaut Training Center and retired a Lieutenant General from the Russian Air force in 1987. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Lydia Matveyevna Beregovaya (1929 - 2006)*
 
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Cause of death: Natural causes
 
Burial:
Novodevichy Cemetery
Moscow
Moscow Federal City, Russia
 
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Record added: Dec 28, 2000
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