This Day In Astro History

Patrick Moore

December 9

2012 - Death of Patrick Moore, English astronomer, born in 1923. He became famous as an author of more than 70 books on astronomy, as a researcher and media broadcaster.

2008 - Yuri Glazkov, Soviet cosmonaut, teacher and author, born in 1939, who flew on Soyuz 24. CollectSpace article is here.

Yuri Glazkov
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