Moldova Stamps on Facebook

Posta Moldovei Philatelic Web site

Moldova Stamps Blog by Eric Contesse

APS | American Philatelic Society

IMPS Pinterest Thematic Gallery

IMPS | Winner of Six National Medals

Catalogue: Special Commemorative Cancellations 2002
Day of Cosmonautics 2002

Day of Cosmonautics 2002
Wikipedia: Day of Cosmonautics 2002

Cosmonautics Day (Russian: День Космона́втики, Den Kosmonavtiki) is a holiday celebrated in Russia and some other former USSR countries on April 12. Later on, since April 7, 2011 the April 12 was declared as the International Day of Human Space Flight in dedication of the first manned space flight made on April 12, 1961 by the 27-year-old Russian Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. Gagarin circled the Earth for 1 hour and 48 minutes aboard the Vostok 1 spacecraft.  Read more..

This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Cosmonautics_Day", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: April 12, 2002 Theme Theme: Space
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: ? Designer Designer: Vladimir Seiko
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: CS2002/20 Printer Printer: Unknown
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: SPS2002/20 Category Category: Special Cancellations
<<<Previous Issue Next Issue>>>

Special Commemorative Cancellations for this Issue

Day of Cosmonautics 2002

More Information

Michel Catalogue No. ? VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CS2002/20
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPS2002/20
Cancellation Dated From 12/04/2002
Cancellation Dated To  12/04/2002
Euro Value 2.50
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

Maximum Cards Related to this Issue

There are no known Maximum Cards related to this Issue

 

In accordance with EU regulations ("GDPR"), we are obliged to inform you that this site uses cookies. We do not store any information in our cookies that could personally identify you. Click the OK button to acknowledge that you have read and understand our Privacy Policy and Legal Notices.