No photo available. Represent Yuri Gagarin? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 48,726 this week

Yuri Gagarin (1934–1968)

Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin became the first man to enter deep space on April 12, 1961, when the Soviet cosmonaut made a flight that orbited Earth lasting one hour and 48 minutes in his Vostok 1 spacecraft. This accomplishment made the smiling Soviet pilot internationally famous as the first man to venture into space, the final frontier. The feat ... See full bio »

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Yuri Gagarin.

Filmography

Jump to: Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Self (2 credits)
 1963 Geliebt von Millionen (Documentary short)
Himself (as Juri Gagarin)
 1961 A Man Has Returned from Space (Documentary short)
Himself
Show Show Archive footage (39 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Juri Gagarin | Yuriy Gagarin

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I could have gone on flying through space forever. [on the first manned space flight, quoted in the New York Times, 14 April 1961] See more »

Trivia:

Became the first human in space on April 12, 1961. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
First Orbit - The Movie diexel
Discuss Yuri Gagarin on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page