Fred Haise

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Birthday
14, 1933
Birthplace
Biloxi, MS
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthplace
Biloxi, MS

About

Astronaut who served as the lunar module pilot on the famous Apollo 13 mission.

Before Fame

He began his career with NASA as a research pilot before becoming an astronaut candidate.

Trivia

He was originally scheduled to be the sixth person to walk on the moon, but the Apollo 13 mission was forced to return home before landing on the moon.

Family Life

He had a daughter and three sons with his first wife.

Associated With

Bill Paxton played him in the Academy Award-winning film Apollo 13.