Monument to Sergei Korolev

Location: Zhytomyr, Ukraine

Completed: 1971

Architects: A.D. Korneev (architect) and O.P. Oliynyk (sculptor)

Genre: Soviet monument, former USSR

Sergei Korolev (1907-1966) was a Soviet Rocket engineer, who was born in Zhytomyr and was one of the leading figure during the Space Race between the USSR and the Americans in the 1950s and ’60s.

Monument to Sergei Korolev in Zhytomyr, Ukraine | Soviet monument | former USSR

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