Sigmund Jähn

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Sigmund Jähn, 2009

Sigmund Werner Paul Jähn (born 13 February 1937) is a German cosmonaut and pilot. In 1978, he became the first German to fly in space as part of the Soviet Union's Interkosmos programme.[1] He was born in Morgenröthe-Rautenkranz, Saxony, Germany.

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  1. "Biografie von Sigmund Jähn" (in German). European Space Agency. Retrieved 26 August 2016.

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