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John Glenn - Wikipedia
Early life and education. John Herschel Glenn Jr. was born on July 18, 1921, in Cambridge, Ohio, the son of John Herschel Glenn Sr., who worked for a plumbing firm, and Clara Teresa née Sproat, a teacher.
Who Was John Glenn? | NASA
John Glenn was the first NASA astronaut to orbit Earth.
John Glenn - Military Leader, U.S. Senator, Astronaut ...
Delve into the military, political and aerospace career of John Glenn, the first U.S. astronaut to orbit Earth, completing three orbits, on Biography.com.
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 in the Senate, died on Thursday in Columbus, Ohio. He was 95. Ohio State University announced his death ...
Astronaut Bio: John Glenn, Jr. 1/99
John Herschel Glenn, Jr. (Colonel, USMC, Ret.) NASA Astronaut (former) PERSONAL DATA: Born July 18, 1921 in Cambridge, Ohio. Married to the former Anna Margaret Castor of New Concord, Ohio.
‘Godspeed, John Glenn’ - The New York Times
America stood still that day — Feb. 20, 1962 — as John Glenn, a Marine pilot, climbed into the Mercury capsule, named the Friendship 7, sitting on the launchpad at Cape Canaveral in Florida. In a flight that took about five hours, Mr. Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth. In that ...
Profile of John Glenn | NASA
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John Glenn, famed astronaut and former senator, dies at 95 ...
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth and a longtime US senator, died Thursday, according to the Ohio State University. He was 95.
Former senator, astronaut John Glenn hospitalized - CNN
Former astronaut and US Sen. John Glenn, 95, was hospitalized "more than a week ago," according to Ohio State University spokesman Hank Wilson.
John Glenn, Marine, pilot, astronaut, corporate executive, and senator, has taken on a new role. Upon his retirement from the senate and return from space, ...