Saturday, August 17, 2013

Fact of the Day: Astronaut Senator

While John Glenn is most famous for his career at NASA, he was also a United States Senator from 1974-1999 representing Ohio. He also made attempts to become the Democratic nominee for both Vice President, and later President losing both times to Walter Mondale. 

20 comments:

  1. He really is an admirable American.

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  2. An interesting life.

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  3. interesting C:
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  4. I must admit I don't know much about John Glenn, but he sure does sound like a renaissance man, eh?

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  5. I didn´t know about this. Great fact to be remembered. Kisses:)

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  6. Buena información!!
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  7. Interesting. :)
    Have a nice weekend.

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  8. Interesting to know! Thank you for the comment on my lemurs post as well :) - Tasha xxx

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  9. He was one of the good guys. Wish we had more like him today.

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  10. Cool post, I love everything that has to do with space. Thanks Adam for your kind comment on my blog!

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    E from Helsinki
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  11. i really did not know this. wow, that's interesting about mr. spaceman glenn.

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