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John Glenn - Wikipedia
Colonel John Herschel Glenn Jr. (July 18, 1921 – December 8, 2016) was a United States Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, businessman, and politician.He was the first American to orbit the Earth, circling it three times in 1962. Following his retirement from NASA, he served from 1974 to 1999 as a Democratic United States Senator from Ohio. ...

John Glenn, American Hero of the Space Age, Dies at 95 ...
John Glenn, a freckle-faced son of Ohio who was hailed as a national hero and a symbol of the space age as the first American to orbit Earth, then became a national political figure for 24 years ...

John Glenn Astronomy Park
About John Glenn. John Glenn was a decorated Military Pilot, a US Senator, and, most famously, the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth. John Glenn was born in 1921 in Cambridge, Ohio and was raised in the small town of New Concord, home of Muskingum University where he attended college.

John Glenn: A Memoir: John Glenn, Nick Taylor ...
John Glenn spent most of his life in public service, as a distinguished U.S. senator and a veteran of twenty-three years in the Marine Corps, during which time he was awarded numerous medals for his achievements. He was as well awarded the NASA Distinguished Service Medal and the Congressional Space Medal of Honor. He died in 2016. Nick Taylor is the author of six nonfiction books, among them ...

John Glenn – Wikipedia
John Herschel Glenn Jr. (* 18.Juli 1921 in Cambridge, Ohio; † 8. Dezember 2016 in Columbus, Ohio) war ein US-amerikanischer Kampfpilot, Testpilot, Astronaut und Politiker.Er war 1962 der erste Amerikaner, der die Erde in einem Raumschiff umkreiste, und von 1974 bis 1999 für den Staat Ohio Senator der Demokratischen Partei im Senat der Vereinigten Staaten

John Glenn — Wikipédia
Carrière militaire. John Glenn naît le 18 juillet 1921 à Cambridge dans l’État de l'Ohio.Il est le fils de John Glenn et de Teresa Sproat. Il grandit dans le village de New Concord (Ohio) (en) dans le même État et étudie les sciences au collège de Muskingum situé dans cette agglomération. Il apprend à piloter un avion alors qu'il est encore étudiant grâce un programme d ...

Mercury-Atlas 6 - Wikipedia
Mercury-Atlas 6 (MA-6) was the third human spaceflight for the U.S. and part of Project Mercury.Conducted by NASA on February 20, 1962, the mission was piloted by astronaut John Glenn, who performed three orbits of the Earth, making him the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the Earth.. The Mercury spacecraft, named Friendship 7, was carried to orbit by an Atlas LV-3B launch vehicle lifting off ...

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HS Roundup: John Glenn, Morgan roll; Maysville tops Crooksville  Zanesville Times Recorder

NEW CONCORD - John Glenn used its defense to overwhelm visiting Philo on Friday. The Electrics were held to 10-of-35 shooting and turned the ball over 23 ...

HS Roundup: Slack lifts John Glenn past Philo  Zanesville Times Recorder

DUNCAN FALLS - Lyndi Slack delivered when John Glenn needed someone on Wednesday. Slack scored 11 during an 18-8 third quarter, as the Muskies (3-1, ...

John Glenn schedules youth basketball tournament  The Newark Advocate

John Glenn is hosting a tournament for boys teams.

John Glenn starts Mitchell's tenure with a 'W'; Scotties lose opener  Zanesville Times Recorder

NEW CONCORD - John Glenn showed glimpses of promise. The Muskies also displayed some flaws in Friday's 48-40 victory over visiting Cambridge in the ...

John Glenn stars earn All-Ohio  Zanesville Times Recorder

John Glenn's Eric Stillion headlined the Muskies' All-Ohio picks on Monday.

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John Glenn looking to underclassmen  Zanesville Times Recorder

The John Glenn girls are coming off a sectional title, but a new cast of players will lead a youthful Muskies team.

Trail girls win; John Glenn falls  The Daily Jeffersonian

OLD WASHINGTON — A balanced scoring attack lifted host Buckeye Trail High past Newcomerstown by a 64-37 final score in girls' Inter-Valley Conference ...

John Glenn schools superintendent to retire  South Bend Tribune

A veteran superintendent announced Tuesday that he plans to step down from his role and retire at the end of the school year.

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The Phoenix came out to a hot start, but couldn't catch back up to a team from Southfield Christian that ran away with a 88-53 win.

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