Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Beregovois in:
 • Novodevichy Cemetery
 • Moscow
 • Moscow Federal City
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Georgi T. Beregovoi
Birth: Apr. 15, 1921
Poltava
Poltavs'ka, Ukraine
Death: Jun. 30, 1995
Moscow
Moscow Federal City, Russian Federation

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) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Matveyevna Beregovaya (1929 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Natural causes
 
Burial:
Novodevichy Cemetery
Moscow
Moscow Federal City, Russian Federation
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 28, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 19218
Georgi T. Beregovoi
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Georgi T. Beregovoi
Added by: julia&keld
 
Georgi T. Beregovoi
Added by: Doug Alberg
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in peace, sir
- Denita Arnold
 Added: Nov. 28, 2014

- BigLebo
 Added: Nov. 24, 2014

- Joseph M.Petri
 Added: Jul. 8, 2014
There are 48 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 35 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service