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Gus Grissom (1926–1967)

Gus Grissom was born on April 3, 1926 in Mitchell, Indiana, USA as Virgil Ivan Grissom. He was married to Betty Moore. He died on January 27, 1967 in Cape Kennedy, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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 1951 Air Cadet (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Lt. Colonel Virgil Grissom | Virgil I. Grissom | Virgil Grissom

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

If we die, we want people to accept it. We're in a risky business, and we hope that if anything happens to us it will not delay the program. The conquest of space is worth the risk of life.

Trivia:

He is memorialized on another planet. Grissom Hill is 7.5 km southwest of Columbia Memorial Station on Mars among the Apollo 1 hills. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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