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Sergei Pavlovich Korolev (Roushie: Серге́й Па́влович Королёв,[3] Ukrainian: Сергі́й Па́влович Корольо́в, Serhiy Pavlovych Korolyov, an aa transleeteratit as Sergey Pavlovich Korolyov; 12 Januar [A.S. 30 December 1906] 1907 – 14 Januar 1966) wis the lead Soviet racket ingineer an spacecraft designer in the Space Race atween the Unitit States an the Soviet Union during the 1950s an 1960s.

Sergei Korolev
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Born Sergey Pavlovich Korolev
Сергей Павлович Королёв
Сергій Павлович Корольов

12 Januar [A.S. 30 December 1906] 1907
Zhytomyr, Volhynian Govrenorate, Roushie Empire
Died 14 Januar 1966(1966-01-14) (aged 59)
Moscow, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Cause o daith
Cancer, Tumor
Naitionality Soviet
Ethnicity Ukrainian / Roushie[1]
Thrift Soviet racket ingineer an designer
Colonel (Reid Airmy)
Hauf-marrae(s) Xenia Vincentini
Nina Ivanovna Kotenkova[2]
Childer Natasha

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  1. In 1924, Korolev describit himsel as an Ukrainian in his application tae Kiev Polytechnic Institute, but later consistently describit himsel as Roushie. Kolonitsky, Boris. "Sergey Korolyov" (in Russian).  // Solodko, Pavlo. Сергій Корольов. Давайте сьогодні згадаємо і про хороше (in Ukrainian). 
  2. Harford, p. 25, 94.
  3. "Korolëv" is the transleeteration uised bi the Library o Congress an adoptit bi James Harford for his biography (Harford 1997, p. xvi).
    Korolev's last name is pronoonced [kərʌˈlʲof][citation needit].