Frank Borman

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Birthday
14, 1928
Birthplace
Gary, IN
Birth Sign
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Birthday
14, 1928 (age 93)
Birthplace
Gary, IN

About

Commander of the Apollo 8 mission, which was the first time a team of astronauts had ever circled the moon. He had previously been a part of the Gemini 7 mission.

Before Fame

He began flying at the age of 15, and joined the U.S. Air Force after high school.

Trivia

He is the recipient of the Congressional Space Medal of Honor for his involvement in the Apollo 8 mission.

Family Life

He moved with his family to Tucson, Arizona at a young age.

Associated With

He and James Lovell served as commanders of Apollo missions.