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:

Kay said...

He really is an admirable American.

MEcoy said...

a jack of all traits huh

Anonymous said...

An interesting life.

A new life said...

oh fine post

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Bob Bushell said...

Shame!!!!!

Caramella said...

Interesting fact!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I like this guy!

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Emmylou said...

I must admit I don't know much about John Glenn, but he sure does sound like a renaissance man, eh?

Christine said...

Interesting!

DeniseinVA said...

An impressive man!

Pilar Domínguez said...

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

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

A very interesting life.

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Patrycja (photoopassion) said...

Interesting. :)
Have a nice weekend.

Natasha said...

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

LV said...

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

Elisabeth said...

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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Teddi said...

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