Ajup, a boy from Russia, escaped from the Soviet Union in 1980. He was born in Ukraine. He was smart and knew many languages. Besides having a big scar on his chest, he was a beautiful young boy. Ajup was 15 at the time. He was having a bad time while he was in his home country. The communist would not let his family go while bringing his dad to jail because of the fight back to the communist system. It was lucky that after his dad's jail time, a friend of a family helped them escape. It was tough that they had to stay under the coal wagon which had almost no air for them to breathe. They went to France and did whatever they had to do to survive. It was hard at first. However, the knowledge of language in English especially was helping the family find out how to go to the US by the asylum. Ajup got a chance to speak to the US ambassador in France and took them 2 years to do paperwork to come to the US. Here they came, Ajup did excellent at school even though he started late. He went to Harvard University and got his master in science. Ajup got married to a woman who later became a president of the US in 2016. Ajup got a new job at NASA and later that year in 2010, he went to Mars. He was the first human to go to Mars. A milestone for human history. . And the bad news of his family is that his wife got attacked by people while she was campaigning for the election of president of the US. It was the first time in history that a woman ran for president and got injured. Never giving up, his wife continued to run for the election. Aj's career got really far at NASA. and one day, he felt a pain in his chest and the doctor pronounced that there was some metal left inside his chest for a long time and now the cells around that part became cancerous. The bad news hit really hard on him and his family. He did not know that the scar that he got when he was so young was from something that he never knew what it was. He died in 2018 at the age of 53. He did not have a chance to see the success of his wife.