Stanley David Griggs

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Birthday
7, 1939
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Jun 17, 1989 (49)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
7, 1939
Birthplace
Oregon
Death Date
Jun 17, 1989 (49)

About

Astronaut who conducted the first unscheduled EVA (extra-vehicular activity) during Space Shuttle mission STS-51-D.

Before Fame

He was a test pilot after graduating from Annapolis in 1962.

Trivia

He was piloting a training aircraft when it crashed, killing him.

Family Life

He was married and had two children.

Associated With

He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, as did war hero James H. Flatley.