TIL that the Russian Sputnik, Vostok, Voskhod, and Soyuz rockets, Soyuz still being used today, are all derived from the original R-7 Semyorka ICBM design developed in the 1950s, and are thus called the R-7 Rocket Family, which has been used more than any other rocket family.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R-7_(rocket_family)

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