The first man in space

Yuri Gagarin's journey into space on 12 April 1961 stunned the world. Among those recognising the scale of the achievement was Sir Bernard Lovell, first director of Jodrell Bank Observatory.

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Role Contributor
ParticipantYuri Gagarin
ParticipantRichard Dimbleby
ProducerMax Whitby

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