Statue of USSR cosmonaut, Yuri Gagarin, London.  Gagarin was the first man in space and the first to circumnavigate the globe.  The statue was unveiled by his daughter, Elena Gagarina, on 14th July 2011 on The Mall in London at the same spot where crowds had greeted him 50 years earlier.  It was cast from the original mould by Anatoly Novikov.
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Statue of USSR cosmonaut, Yuri Gagarin, London. Gagarin was the first man in space and the first to circumnavigate the globe. The statue was unveiled by his daughter, Elena Gagarina, on 14th July 2011 on The Mall in London at the same spot where crowds had greeted him 50 years earlier. It was cast from the original mould by Anatoly Novikov.

Filename: 73711 Yuri Gagarin.jpg
Source: Education Photos
Date: 16 Jul 2011
Location: London England
Credit: educationphotos.co.uk/walmsley
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