John Young

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Birthday
24, 1930
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Jan 5, 2018 (87)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
24, 1930
Birthplace
San Francisco, CA
Death Date
Jan 5, 2018 (87)

About

First person to fly into space six times and the ninth to set foot on the moon. He orbited the moon alone aboard the Apollo 10.

Before Fame

After the Korean War, he served as the fire control officer for the USS Laws until June 1953.

Trivia

He set two aircraft speed world records for reaching 3,000 meters and 25,000 meters in 1962.

Family Life

After his marriage to Barbara White, he married Susy Feldman. He has a daughter named Sandra and a son named John.

Associated With

While he is famous for being the first person to fly into space six times, Sally Ride is famous for being the first woman in space.