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Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceTrivia · 9 years ago

who were the original 7 mercury astronauts?

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  • 9 years ago
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    Scott Carpenter

    L. Gordon Cooper

    John H. Glenn Jr.

    Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom

    Walter H. "Wally" Schirra Jr.

    Alan B. Shepard Jr.

    Donald K. "Deke" Slayton

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    Original Mercury 7 Astronauts

    Scott Carpenter

    L. Gordon Cooper

    John H. Glenn Jr.

    Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom

    Walter H. "Wally" Schirra Jr.

    Alan B. Shepard Jr.

    Donald K. "Deke" Slayton

  • 9 years ago

    Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr., USN, (1923–1998)

    Virgil Ivan (Gus) Grissom, USAF, (1926–1967)

    John Herschel Glenn Jr., USMC, (born 1921)

    Malcolm Scott Carpenter, USN, (born 1925)

    Walter Marty (Wally) Schirra Jr., USN, (1923–2007)

    Leroy Gordon Cooper Jr., USAF, (1927–2004)

    Donald Kent (Deke) Slayton, USAF, (1924–1993)

  • 9 years ago

    Mercury is hardly a place for Astronauts.

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