The first World’s astronaut Yuri Gagarin, visits club’s radio station U5ARTEK and operates as U5ARTEK/KEDR. (“KEDR” was his call sign in Space.). Unfortunately the rumor that Yurij Gagarin was a Ham with the call sign UA1LO was not true.
Additional amazing fact (1956):
To everybody?s surprise, the Soviet amateurs are allowed to work the West again – no more WSEM, now they call CQ!