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Alexey Arkhipovich Leonov (Roushie: Алексе́й Архи́пович Лео́нов; born 30 Mey 1934 in Listvyanka, Wast Siberian Krai, Soviet Union) is a reteert Soviet/Roushie cosmonaut, Air Force Major general, a writer an an airtist. On 18 Mairch 1965, he acame the first human tae conduct extravehicular activity (EVA), exitin the capsule during the Voskhod 2 mission for a 12-minute spacewalk.

Alexey Leonov
Aleksey Leonov ASTP - cropped.jpg
Alexey Leonov in Aprile 1974
Soviet cosmonaut
Naotionality Soviet, Roushie
Status Reteert
Born (1934-05-30) 30 Mey 1934 (age 85)
Listvyanka, Wast Siberian Krai, USSR
Ither thrift
Fechter pilot, Cosmonaut
Rank Major General, Soviet Air Force
Time in space
7d 00h 32 m
Selection Air Force Group 1
Tot EVAs
Tot EVA time
12 minutes, 9 seiconts
Missions Voskhod 2, Soyuz 19/ASTP
Mission insignia

Hero o the Soviet Union Hero o the Soviet Union