Important Events of March – 9
- 1959 – The Barbie doll makes its debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York.
- 1974 – The Mars 7 Flyby bus releases the descent module too early, missing Mars.
- 1978 – President Soeharto inaugurated Jagorawi Toll Road, the first toll highway in Indonesia, connecting Jakarta, Bogor and Ciawi, West Java.
- 2011 – Space Shuttle Discovery makes its final landing after 39 flights.
- 1985 – Parthiv Patel, Indian cricketer
- 1956 – Shashi Tharoor, Indian politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs
- 1934 – Yuri Gagarin, Russian colonel, pilot, and astronaut.
- yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut.
- He was the first human to journey into outer space when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on 12 April 1961.
- Gagarin became an international celebrity and was awarded many medals and titles, including Hero of the Soviet Union, the nation’s highest honour.
- The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale awards the Yuri A. Gagarin Gold Medal in his honor.
|Starting Date to send Filled up Application Form||22.05.2018|
|Last Date for receipt of the filled up Application Form||25.06.2018|