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Gennady Mikhailovich Manakov
Born 1 June 1950(1950-06-01) (age 72)
Place of birth Yefimovka, Russia
Rank Colonel, Soviet Air Force

Hero of the Soviet Union Order of Lenin

Gennadi Mikhailovich Manakov is a former cosmonaut who commanded two Soyuz flights.

Mankov was born in Yefimovka, Orenburg Oblast, Russian SFSR on 1 June 1950.[1] He was selected on 2 September 1985 and flew as Commander on Soyuz TM-10 and Soyuz TM-16, retiring on 20 December 1996.[2] He is married with two children. During his career he was awarded:


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