John Glenn Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

John Glenn Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other


This Biography is about one of the best Political Leader John Glenn including his Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of John Glenn
Real Name John Glenn
Profession Political Leaders, Astronauts
Nick Name Magnet Ass , John Herschel Glenn, Jr.
Famous as The First American to Orbit the Earth
Nationality American
Religion Presbyterian
Political ideology Democratic
Personal life of John Glenn
Born on 18 July 1921
Birthday 18th July
Age 95 Years
Sun Sign Cancer
Born in Cambridge
Ideology Democrats
Family Background of John Glenn
Father John Herschel Glenn
Mother Clara Sproat
Spouse/Partner Anna Margaret Castor
Children Carolyn Ann Glenn, John David Glenn
Education Muskingum University
Awards 2004 – Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service – Thomas D. White National Defense Award
Personal Fact of John Glenn

The first American astronaut to orbit the earth, the third and the oldest American to make it to space, John Glenn is a man who has donned numerous hats in his lifetime. Before he became a legendary hero, he was a dedicated countryman who served in the United Sates Military, Navy and the Marine Corps. He served in the World War II and the Korean War, leading and flying many successful missions. Soon after, he became a test pilot and received a Distinguished Flying Cross for his record non-stop supersonic transcontinental flight from Los Angeles to New York. He was later recruited into NASA. On-board the Friendship 7′ spaceship, he successfully encircled the earth three times, thus becoming the first American to orbit the Earth.

He then retired from NASA and became the United States Senator from Ohio and Chairman of the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs. He passionately campaigned against nuclear weapons all through his tenure in the Senate. He has received numerous awards and decorations including the NASA service medal, the Congressional Space Medal of Honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom among many others.

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