Wednesday, January 21, 2009
It's also the birthday of Valentin Gavriyilovich Yershov.
He was a scientist in cosmonaut training for the planned lunar missions from 1967-1968, but he was dismissed by TsPK Director Beregovoi after he refused to join the Communist Party.
char-ac-ter [kar-ik-ter], n.
4. qualities of honesty, courage, or the like; integrity: It takes character to face up to a bully.