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Fifty Years Ago, Tereshkova Became First Woman in Space

On June 16, 1963, Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman to fly into space in a scientific feat that was a major propaganda coup for the Soviet Union. Two years after Yuri Gagarin's historic first manned flight.

http://www.wtsp.com/video/2479894859001/1/Fifty-Years-Ago-Tereshkova-Became-First-Woman-in-Space http://cdn.newslook.com/8e/8e1c2cdd3deb673045c94c40fe1594b8/images/frame_0004.jpg Fifty Years Ago, Tereshkova Became First Woman in Space On June 16, 1963, Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman to fly into space in a scientific feat that was a major propaganda coup for the Soviet Union. Two years after Yuri Gagarin's historic first manned flight. Sally Ridetechnologynewslookvalentina tereshkovayuri gagarinRussia 00:43

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