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Gordon Cooper (I) (1927–2004)

Gordon Cooper was born on March 6, 1927 in Shawnee, Oklahoma, USA as Leroy Gordon Cooper Jr. He was married to Susan Taylor and Trudy B. Olson. He died on October 4, 2004 in Ventura, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Rocket's Red Glare
(2000)
Moon Shot
Moon Shot Himself - Astronaut
(1994)
UFO's Are Real
UFO's Are Real Himself - Astronaut
(1979)

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 1983 CHiPs (TV Series)
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- Journey to a Spacecraft (1983) ... Gordon Cooper
 1971 Primus (TV Series)
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- Kiss of Life (1971) ... Gerald
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Alternate Names:

Astronaut Gordon Cooper | Col. Gordon Cooper | Colonel Leroy Gordon Cooper | Col. Gordon Gooper

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Cooper gave his signature line during a 1995 reunion of surviving Mercury astronauts. When asked who was the greatest fighter pilot he ever saw, Cooper enthusiastically answered, "You're looking at him!" See more »

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Star Sign:

Pisces

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