BirthdayApril 03, 1926
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  1. About

    The second American in space, who later died in the Apollo I fire. He was awarded a Congressional Space Medal of Honor posthumously.
    He was the recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross, and one of the original seven Right Stuff astronauts.
    He and Alan Shepard were part of the Mercury Seven, a team of NASA's first astronauts.

  2. Before fame

    He was a Boy Scout, as well as newspaper boy and meat market worker.

  3. Related to

    He married Betty Moore on July 6, 1945 while on military leave.

Astronaut Virgil Gus Grissom born on 03 04 1926 in . Until now, Virgil Gus Grissom's age is 40 year old and have Aries constellation. Count down 346 days will come next birthday of Virgil Gus Grissom !

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