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Georgy Mikhaylovich Grechko (25 May 1931 - 8 April 2017)
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Russian cosmonaut Grechko dies at 85; made 3 space trips

The Russian space agency Roscosmos says Soviet-era cosmonaut Georgy Grechko has died at age 85.
Grechko made three trips into space between 1975 and 1985, spending a total of 134 days above the Earth. His longest was a stay of more than three months aboard the Salyut-6 space station in 1977-78.

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Georgy Mikhaylovich Grechko (born May 25, 1931 in Leningrad) is a retired Soviet cosmonaut who flew on several space flights among which Soyuz 17, Soyuz 26, and Soyuz T-14.
He was awarded twice the medal of Hero of the Soviet Union.

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Georgy Mikhaylovich Grechko (born May 25, 1931 in Leningrad) is a retired Soviet cosmonaut who flew on several space flights among which Soyuz 17, Soyuz 26, and Soyuz T-14.
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