Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin (a Russian pilot and cosmonaut) was the first human to journey into outer space, when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on April 12, 1961.
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People don't have fortunes left them in that style nowadays; men have to work and women to marry for money. It's a dreadfully unjust world.
Louisa May Alcott