Due to weak heart hero of the Soviet Union did not live up to 86 years
Early this morning, in Moscow, died in hospital cosmonaut Georgy Grechko, he was 85 years old. Twice hero of the Soviet Union during his life he made three space flights, having stayed in orbit for a total of nearly 135 days, an hour and a half he had to stay in the open space.
"He was a very bright man. We love him so much and remember," said the daughter of cosmonaut Olga.
According to her, the astronaut, died from heart failure. Until the last minutes of his life beside him was his wife Catherine. May 25, Georgy Grechko would have turned 86 years old.astronaut, died, Hero of Soviet Union George Grechko