• Short Summary

    THE WORLD'S FIRST SPACEWOMAN, VALENTINA TERESHKOVA, ARRIVED IN PARIS TODAY (MONDAY) WITH HER HUSBAND, COSMONAUT ADRIAN NIKOLAYEV, TO BEGIN A 12-DAY VISIT TO FRANCE.

  • Description

    THE WORLD'S FIRST SPACEWOMAN, VALENTINA TERESHKOVA, ARRIVED IN PARIS TODAY (MONDAY) WITH HER HUSBAND, COSMONAUT ADRIAN NIKOLAYEV, TO BEGIN A 12-DAY VISIT TO FRANCE. THE COUPLE WILL SPEND FIVE DAYS IN THE FRENCH CAPITAL BEFORE TOURING PROVINCES IN THE NORTH-EAST AND SOUTH.

    WHILE IN PARIS, MISS TERESHKOVA WILL BE PRESENTED WITH A CHEQUE FOR 7,500 FRANCS AS HER SHARE OF LAST YEAR'S GALABERT ASTRONAUTICS PRIZE. SHE SHARED THE AWARD WITH DR. WILLIAM PICKERING, OF THE UNITED STATES, AND IT WILL BE PRESENTED TO HER ON WEDNESDAY, (MAY 12) BY M. PAUL GALABERT, THE FRENCH INDUSTRIALIST WHO FOUNDED THE AWARD IN 1954.

    IN PARIS THEY WILL ALSO BE GUESTS OF HONOUR AT RECEPTIONS GIVEN BY THE FRANCO-SOVIET FRIENDSHIP GROUP IN THE FRENCH PARLIAMENT, THE FRANCE U.S.S.R. ASSOCIATION, AND THE PARIS MUNICIPAL COUNCIL.

    THEY WILL LEAVE THE FRENCH CAPITAL ON MAY 14 TO VISIT RIEIMS AND LILLE AND OTHER PARTS OF NORTH-EASTERN FRANCE BEFORE HEADING SOUTH TO NIMES, NICE AND MONACO.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA26O6SJYRVY5H1F3QYB9CDFKFL
    Media URN:
    VLVA26O6SJYRVY5H1F3QYB9CDFKFL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/05/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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