Sunday, August 5, 2018

Fact of the Day: Jack Swigert

Former astronaut Jack Swigert won an election to Congress in the early 1980's to serve in the House (representing Colorado) as a Republican. But before being sworn in, a surprising rapid case of cancer ended his life at 51 years old. 

6 comments:

RO said...

OMG - that's horrible! Hugs...RO

Pat Hatt said...

Awful indeed.

Emmylou said...

Gosh! So young too....:(

Martha said...

How awful

Bob Bushell said...

It comes to everyone.

Christine said...

Oh no!