German v2 Rocket
They wre the first animals launched into space.
The first monkey in space was called Albert the second and he was a Rhesus monkey and he was originally from asia
Russia launched the first satellite.It was called the Sputnik1 and the age has properly begun.
The dogs name is called laika
her name was Valentina Tereshkova and she was born the 6th of march and she was Russian
Helen Sharman entered a competition to be the first british woman in space after 18 months of intensive training Helen was apart of a Russian mission to the MIR space station.
The first tourist Dennis Tito became the first tourist in space he spent 20 million dollars to go on the moon insted of being the first tourist in space he was also the first millionaire in space