| 651d 00h 02m|
1978 Intercosmos Group
| January 16, 1948 (age 67)
Riga, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union (1948-01-16) |
Soyuz TM-9, Soyuz TM-26, Soyuz TM-4, Soyuz TM-5, Soyuz TM-21, Soyuz TM-15, Mir, STS-71
Colonel, Russian Air Force
Nikolai Budarin, Aleksandr Panayotov Aleksandrov, Viktor Savinykh, Pavel Vinogradov, Vladimir Georgiyevich Titov
82 hours, 22 minutes
Anatoly Solovyev Wikipedia
Anatoly Yakovlevich Solovyev (Russian: Анатолий Яковлевич Соловьёв; born January 16, 1948 – alternate spelling "Solovyov") is a retired Russian and Soviet cosmonaut and pilot. Solovyev holds the world record on the number of spacewalks performed (16), and accumulated time spent spacewalking (over 82 hours).
Graduated from the Lenin Komsomol Chernigov Higher Military Aviation School in 1972.
Solovyev's parents are Yakov Mikhailovich Solovyev (father), deceased in 1980 and Antonia Pavlovna Soloveva, who resides in Riga. He is married to Natalya Vasilyevna Solovyeva (née Katyshevtseva), with whom he has two sons, Gennady (born 1975), Illya (1980). Solovyev resides in Star City.Hero of the Soviet Union (USSR);
Pilot-Cosmonaut of the USSR (USSR);
Order For Merit to the Fatherland 2nd and 3rd classes;
Order of Lenin (USSR);
Order of the October Revolution (USSR);
Order of Friendship of Peoples (USSR);
Medal "For Merit in Space Exploration".
Foreign awards:Hero of the People's Republic of Bulgaria;
Order of Georgi Dimitrov (Bulgaria);
Officer of the Legion of Honour (France);
Order of Stara Planina (Republic of Bulgaria);
two NASA Space Flight Medals.