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us: Cernan, Eugene


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Eugene Andrew
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1934-03-14
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2017-01-16
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chicago (Ill.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Houston (Tex.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Project Gemini (U.S.)
        • Organization: (naf) Project Apollo (U.S.)
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 18, 2017
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
        • Affiliation Start: 1963
        • Affiliation End: 1976
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 18, 2017
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Navy
        • Affiliation End: 1976
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 18, 2017
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Space flight to the moon
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Navies--Officers
            (lcsh) Astronauts
              (lcsh) Electrical engineers
                (lcsh) Aeronautical engineers
            • Sources

              • found: The last man on the moon, 1999: CIP t.p. (Eugene Cernan)
              • found: NASA. Mission report, Apollo 10: p. 12 (Eugene A. Cernan born in Chicago, Ill. Mar. 1934, Commander USN, Astronaut)
              • found: Wikipedia, viewed May 4, 2012 (Eugene Andrew Cernan (born March 14, 1934) is a retired United States Navy officer and a former NASA astronaut and engineer)
              • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 18, 2017 (in obituary published Jan. 16: Eugene A. Cernan; b. Eugene Andrew Cernan, Mar. 14, 1934, Chicago; d. Monday [Jan. 16, 2017], Houston, aged 82; commander of the Apollo 17 lunar-landing mission in 1972; last human to walk on the moon; received an electrical engineering degree from Purdue in 1956 and a master's in aeronautical engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif., in 1963)
            • Change Notes

              • 1998-10-23: new
              • 2017-01-18: revised
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