Winston Scott

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Birthday
6, 1950
Birthplace
Florida
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
6, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
Florida

About

Pilot who flew on the Space Shuttle Endeavour's STS-72 mission and on the Space Shuttle Columbia's STS-87 mission. Prior to becoming a NASA astronaut, he served as a Captain in the United States Navy.

Before Fame

He received a Master's degree in aeronautical engineering from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.

Trivia

He served as Dean of the College of Aeronautics at the Florida Institute of Technology.

Family Life

He married Marilyn Robinson and had two children.

Associated With

Like astronaut Daniel Barry, he first traveled to space as part of the STS-72 mission.