Who was the second person to go into space?

Answer AnswerAlan Bartlett Shepard, Jr. from the USA, on May 5th, 1961.

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Who was the first person to go to space on vacation?

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What is a person called who studies space?

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What was the nationality of the first person to travel in space?

He was Russian(technically from the USSR not the Russian Federation, but the modern day country is Russia) and he was named Yuri Gagarin