Valentina Tereshkova

Latest stories

4h
Evening Standard
Four stargazing spots in LondonDown House Where better to contemplate your place in the universe than at Char
Four stargazing spots in London
Evening Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
Down House Where better to contemplate your place in the universe than at Charles Darwin’s house in the Garden of England? There’s a stargazing event on Friday 11 March, from 7-9.30pm, where an expert will give an Introduction to Astronomy, followed... Read more
13h
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
He cycled from India to Sweden for his loveCharlotte Von Schedvin was a blonde, blue-eyed young woman who hailed from Swed
He cycled from India to Sweden for his love
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 hours ago
Charlotte Von Schedvin was a blonde, blue-eyed young woman who hailed from Swedish nobility. PK Mahanandia was a poor art student from eastern India, seen as an "untouchable" in his country's caste system. Yet their chance meeting in Delhi, late... Read more
2d
Daily News
Envoy meets Russian cosmonautAmbassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe called on Valentina Tereshkova, a Russian form
Envoy meets Russian cosmonaut
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Ambassador Dr. Saman Weerasinghe called on Valentina Tereshkova, a Russian former cosmonaut, the first woman to have flown in space, having been selected from more than four hundred applicants and five finalists to pilot Vostok 6 on 16 June 1963. To... Read more
12d
Market Watch
Barbie’s evolution from gold-digger to political correctnessIn the 1960s, as the popularity of the doll began to grow, she started to evolv
Barbie’s evolution from gold-digger to political correctness
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
In the 1960s, as the popularity of the doll began to grow, she started to evolve, with softer-looking eye makeup, less arched eyebrows and blue irises for the first time. In 1961, her haircut changed to the shorter bouffant style popularized by First... Read more

People in this news