Vostok-2 launches Gherman Titov - the youngest person in space
Gherman Titov, First Human To Spend More Than 24 Hours In Space
Soviet cosmonaut Gherman Titov in vestibular training. Excerpt from "Back to the Stars" documentary
May 3, 1962 - Russian Cosmonaut Gherman Titov meets President John F. Kennedy and John Glenn
Gherman Stepanovich Titov was a Soviet cosmonaut who, on 6 August 1961, became the second human to orbit the Earth, aboard Vostok 2, preceded by Yuri Gagarin on Vostok 1. He was the fourth person in space, counting suborbital voyages of US astronauts Alan Shepard and Gus Grissom.