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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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Primus Gerald
(1971)
CHiPs Gordon Cooper
(1983)
(1988)
UFO's Are Real Himself - Astronaut
(1979)

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

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

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Earned a bachelor of science degree in aeronautical engineering from the Air Force Institute of Technology in 1956. Was selected as a Mercury astronaut in April 1959. See more »

Nickname:

The Oklahoma Hotdog See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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