How Georgy Dobrovolsky Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Georgy Dobrovolsky reached the not so modest age of 43 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous astronaut.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Part of the second Soviet crew to die during a space flight when his crew suffocated upon reentry.

He was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Soviet Air Force.

He was posthumously awarded the Order of Lenin and Hero of the Soviet Union.

He was married with two children.

He died during a space flight, as did Judith Resnik when the Challenger exploded.

How did Georgy Dobrovolsky die?

Information about the death of Georgy Dobrovolsky
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death43 years
ProfessionAstronaut
BirthdayJune 1, 1928
Death dateJune 30, 1971
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A