August 10, 2003

On this date in in 2003 Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko married Ekaterina Dmitrieva. Malenchenko was currently circling the earth on the International Space Station while his bride was at the NASA Houston Space Center in Houston, Texas. Malenchenko was the first man to be married while orbiting the Earth, but he had to wait until October 29, 2003 to consummate the marriage after landing in Arkalyk, Kazahkstan. Malenchenko and Ekaterina are still married and the Russian government has stated that they do have one child. There is no current information on the child’s mutant superpowers at this time.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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