Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin becomes the first man in space after completing an orbit of the Earth in his Vostok spacecraft
Funeral of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin in Moscow.
The first man in space Yuri Gagarin visits London.
First man in space meets the press and tours an exhibition of space equipment in London.
Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin gives a press conference.
Massive May Day parade in Red Square celebrates Yuri Gagarin's flight to space.
Yuri Gagarin arrives at Moscow airport and makes speech to Soviet Premier Nikita Kruschev.
Yuri Gagarin is taken to launching pad and settles into capsule prior to epic space flight.