Excerpt fro the docureel Gagarin, World's First Spaceman.
This Soviet-made newsreel records cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin (1934-68), the first man to journey into outer space, as he returns to a hero's welcome in Moscow on 12 April 1961. Following a motorcade through the city, he is personally praised by the then Communist leader Nikita Khrushchev during a mass rally in Red Square.
- Posted: September 06, 2011
- Director: Unknown or Not Available
- Writer: Unknown or Not Available
- Studio: British Film Institute
- Release: April 21, 1961
- Cast: Unknown or Not Available
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