Biography - A Short Wiki
Astronaut and senator who in 1962 was the first American to orbit the Earth and in 1998 became the oldest person to go to space. He was a recipient of the Congressional Space Medal of Honor and Presidential Medal of Freedom, among several other distinctions.
He married Annie Glenn in 1943. He and Annie had a daughter named Carolyn and a son named John.
How did John Glenn die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||95 years|
|Birthday||July 18, 1921|
|Death date||December 8, 2016|
|Place of death||The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, United States|
|Place of burial||Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States|
As far as entertainment, ‘The Right Stuff’ is a good movie. As far as a documentary of the early space days, which they purported it to be, it is not at all.John Glenn
If people like Edison had waited to make every – or Ben Franklin or some of those people had waited to solve every problem on Earth before they did their research or before they were curious about doing something new, we’d never have made a lot of the progress we have.John Glenn
One of the first things I learned in the Marine Corps is that any military mission has to be defined as precisely as you can possibly define it, and then you size the force and equipment force to accomplish that mission without fail.John Glenn
You should run your life not by the calendar but how you feel, and what you’re interests are and ambitions.John Glenn
I supported the efforts in Honduras to stop the flow of arms from Nicaragua across to El Salvador.John Glenn