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|Yevgeni Vassilyevich Khrunov|
September 10, 1933|
Tula Oblast, USSR
|Died||May 20, 2000
|Rank||Colonel, Soviet Air Force|
Time in space
|1d 23h 45m|
|Selection||Air Force Group 1|
|Missions||Soyuz 5, Soyuz 4|
|Awards||Hero of the Soviet Union
Order of Lenin
He was born in Prudy.
He was awarded:
- Hero of the Soviet Union
- Pilot-Cosmonaut of the USSR
- Order of Lenin
- Order of the Red Star
- Jubilee Medal "In Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary since the Birth of Vladimir Il'ich Lenin"
- Jubilee Medal "Twenty Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945"
- Jubilee Medal "40 Years of the Armed Forces of the USSR"
- Jubilee Medal "50 Years of the Armed Forces of the USSR"
- Jubilee Medal "60 Years of the Armed Forces of the USSR"
- Medals "For Impeccable Service" 1st, 2nd and 3rd classes
- Jubilee Medal "50 Years of the Soviet Militia"
- Medal "For Strengthening Military Cooperation"
After leaving the space program in 1980 he worked at the 30th Central Scientific Research Institute, Ministry of Defence (Russia), and later he was appointed to the Chief State Committee for foreign economic relations until his retirement in 1989.
He died of a heart attack in May 20, 2000.
- "Хрунов Евгений Васильевич" [Khrunov Yevgeny Vassilyevich]. www.warheroes.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 2015-12-21.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
- Media related to Yevgeny Khrunov at Wikimedia Commons
- The official website of the city administration Baikonur - Honorary citizens of Baikonur
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