MS. Famous Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin in an open car waving to the crowd lined in streets in Nicosia. CU. Gagarin's face as he smiles. MS. Car goes by camera with Gagarin waving from his car which has Russian flag draped over the bonnet. CU. Woman clapping. VCU. & MS. Greek Orthodox...
British ballerina Beryl Grey performs Swan Lake at the Bolshoi theatre.
19-year-old Yurie Samsonov makes a ski jump of 308 feet and wins event at Gorky.
Footage of the astronaut Yuri Gargarin arriving in Moscow.
Crowds and Khrushchev greet the Cosmonaut Major Titov.
Beryl Grey dancing at Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.
First man in space meets the press and tours an exhibition of space equipment in London.
Yuri Gagarin is taken to launching pad and settles into capsule prior to epic space flight.
World weightlifting championship in Budapest, Hungary.