Yuri Gagarin Parents: Meet Alexey Ivanovich Gagarin and Anna Timofeyevna Gagarina
Yuri Gagarin Parents
Yuri Garagin was the first man in space and his parents were Alexey Ivanovich Gagarin and Anna Timofeyevna Gagarina
Meet Alexey Ivanovich Gagarin
Alexey Ivanovich Gagarin was born in 1902 in the Russian town of klushino, Gagarin, near Smolensk.
His father, Ivan Fyodorovich Gagarin, was then 44 years old and his mother, Anastassia Stepanovna Mihaylova, was 38.
He married Anna Timofeyevna Matveyeva in Smolensk Guberniya, Russia, Soviet Union, in about 1923 according to historical records.
They had three sons and one girl, according to family records.
He died on August 30, 1973, at 71 years old in the capital of Russia, the Soviet Union. His body was buried in Predtechensk, Tomsk Oblast in Russia, the Soviet Union, where he had been born.
Meet Anna Timofeyevna Gagarina
Anna Timofeyevna Matveyeva was born in Klushino, Gzhatsk Uyezd, Smolensk, Russian Empire in 1903. She is the mother of the world’s first human in space (Yuri Gagarin ).
Her father, Timofey Matveyevich Matveyev, was 24 years old at the time of her birth, and her mother, Anna Egorovna Ivanova, was 32.
Anna Timofeyevna Gagarina was a milkmaid in Smolensk Guberniya, Russia, Soviet Union. She married Alexey Ivanovich Gagarin in about 1923.
Boris Gagarin, Zoya Gagarina, Valentin Gagarin, and Yuri Gagarin were their children. She died in 1984, at the age of 81, in Russia, the Soviet Union.