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Baturin, Yuri

Born: 1949 AD
Currently alive, at 72 years of age.
Nationality: Russian
Categories: Administrators, Cosmonaut

1949 – Yuri Mikhailovich Baturin was born 12th of June in Moscow, Russia.

1973 – Graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.

1980 – Finished at Law Institute, Science of Law.

         – Worked at Institute State and Law (USSR Academy of Sciences).

1981 – Took up Journalism and Doctor of Laws in Moscow State University.

1990 – Awarded as Prize of USSR Journalist Union for the development of the USSR Law "On press and other mass media" adopted on June 12, 1990.

1991 – Prize for "Outstanding contribution to the development of mass media".

1993-1997 – Assistant to the Russian President, Law. Assistant to the Russian President, National Security. Secretary, Russian Defense Council and Member of the Presidential Administration.

1996-1998 – Member of the Defense Council.

1997 – Trained at Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center to fly in "Soyuz TM" and "MIR" as researcher-cosmonaut for 26th primary expedition.

         – State Counselor of the 1st category.

1998 – Appointed test-cosmonaut, Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center.

Baturin is also a cosmonaut who flew on the following missions:

         – Soyuz TM-28 – Research Cosmonaut – 25.08.1998 – 11d 19h 39m


         – Soyuz TM-32 – Flight Engineer – 06.05.2001 – 7d 22h 04m