Alfred Worden

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Birthday
7, 1932
Birthplace
Jackson, MI
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
7, 1932 (age 86)
Birthplace
Jackson, MI

About

Astronaut who served as the command module pilot on the Apollo 15 mission to the moon. He would later write a memoir called Falling to Earth.

Before Fame

He earned his Bachelor's degree from West Point and two Master's degrees from the University of Michigan.

Trivia

He was portrayed in the TV mini series From the Earth to the Moon.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife Jill Lee Hotchkiss.

Associated With

He and Bruce McCandless were both members of NASA Astronaut Group 5 in 1966.