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Anatoly Berezovoy

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Anatoly Berezovoy
Born(1942-04-11)11 April 1942
Died20 September 2014(2014-09-20) (aged 72)
Moscow, Russia
AwardsHero of the Soviet Union
Space career
RankColonel, Soviet Air Force
Time in space
211 days 09 hours 04 minutes
SelectionAir Force Group 5
Total EVAs
Total EVA time
2 hours 33 minutes
MissionsSoyuz T-5 \Soyuz T-7

Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoy (Russian: Анатолий Николаевич Березовой, 11 March 1942 – 20 September 2014) was a Soviet cosmonaut.

Berezovoy was born in Enem, Adyghe Autonomous Oblast, Russian SFSR in a Ukrainian family. He had two children.

On 27 April 1970 he was selected as a cosmonaut and flew as Commander on Soyuz T-5. He retired on 31 October 1992 due to medical reasons after injuries he received as a victim of an armed robbery. From 1992 to 1999, he was a Deputy President Russian Space Federation.

Berezovoy died on September 20, 2014 in Moscow, Russia, aged 72.

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