Musa Manarov is a cosmonaut who was born on March 22, 1951, in
Manarov became a cosmonaut in 1978. He has spent over 541 days in space on two
Manarov made his first spaceflight in 1987, aboard the Mir space station.
He became the first person to spend a year in space during this mission.
In 1990, Manarov stayed on Mir for a second time. He performed 20 hours of
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