First man to conduct spacewalk, Alexei Leonov, dies

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Alexei Leonov, a Soviet-era cosmonaut who was the first man to conduct a spacewalk in 1965, died in Moscow on Friday aged 85 after a long illness. Leonov made history when he left a spacecraft during the Voskhod 2 mission for a spacewalk that lasted 12 minutes and nine seconds. But his return to Earth nearly ended in tragedy when...

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Alexei Leonov, First Man To Ever Walk In Space, Dies At 85
Alexei Leonov has died at the age of 85.

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