Tereshkova,Valentina Vladmirovna

Te·resh·ko·va (tĕr'ĕ-shkōʹvə, tyĭ-ryĭ-), Valentina Vladmirovna. Born 1937.
Soviet cosmonaut who orbited the earth 48 times aboard Vostok 6 in June 1963, thereby becoming the first woman in space.

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Universalium. 2010.

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