Grand Marshal, Tournament of Roses parade
2 Portrayals |
Charles "Pete" Conrad Jr. | Charles 'Pete' Conrad Jr. | Charles P. Conrad Jr. | Charles Conrad Jr. | Charles 'Pete' Conrad | Commander Charles 'Pete' Conrad | Pete Conrad
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
[upon stepping onto the lunar surface and referring to Neil Armstrong
's famous quote] Whoopee! Man, that may have been a small one for Neil, but that's a long one for me!
NASA honored and celebrated Conrad's memory and his contributions to America's space program with the presentation of the Ambassador of Exploration Award on November 18, 2006, at The Museum of Flight in Seattle. Conrad's widow Nancy accepted the award on his behalf and presented it for display to The Museum of Flight President Bonnie Dunbar
, also a former NASA astronaut. The award was a sample of...