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Walter Cunningham (I)

Walter Cunningham was born on March 16, 1932 in Creston, Iowa, USA. He is married to Lo Ella Irby. They have two children. See full bio »

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Horizon Himself
The Boy Who Cried Warming Himself - Astronaut
Ancient Aliens Himself - Astronaut


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 2017 Climate Hustle (Documentary)
 2016 Ancient Aliens (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Astronaut
- Space Station Moon (2016) ... Himself - Astronaut
 2016 NASA's Unexplained Files (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Apollo 7 Astronaut
- Curse of the Red Planet (2016) ... Himself - Apollo 7 Astronaut
- The Moon That Disappeared (2016) ... Himself - Apollo 7 Astronaut
- Ghosts on a Comet (2016) ... Himself - Apollo 7 Astronaut
 2015 Where the Grass Is Greener (Documentary)
 2014 Stargazing Live (TV Series)
- Episode #4.2 (2014) ... Himself
 2014 Stargazing Live: Back to Earth (TV Series)
- Episode #3.2 (2014) ... Himself (as Colonel Walter Cunningham)
 2012 The Boy Who Cried Warming (Documentary)
Himself - Astronaut
 2012 Happening Now (TV Series)
- Episode dated 10 July 2012 (2012) ... Himself
- Episode dated 9 July 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2010 Moonbug (Documentary)
 2009 The Apollo Years (Video)
 2009 Being... Neil Armstrong (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Apollo 7 Astronaut (as Walt Cunningham)
 1994 Houston, We've Got a Problem (Documentary short)
 1994 Moon Shot (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Astronaut
 1985-1987 Spaceflight (TV Series documentary)
- The Territory Ahead (1987) ... Himself (as Walt Cunningham)
- One Giant Leap (1986) ... Himself (as Walt Cunningham)
- The Wings of Mercury (1985) ... Himself (as Walt Cunningham)
- Thunder in the Skies (1985) ... Himself (as Walt Cunningham)
 1968 The Flight of Apollo 7 (Documentary short)
 1968 The Log of Apollo 7 (TV Movie documentary)
 1968 Ce monde étrange et merveilleux (TV Series documentary)
- Apollo VII, Document NASA (1968) ... Himself
 1966 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- Man in Space (1966) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

The release of his book, "The All-American Boys", by Walt with Mickey Herskowitz.

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Colonel Walter Cunningham | Walt Cunningham


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Flew with Donn Fulton Eisele and Wally Schirra on Apollo 7, the backup crew for the ill-fated Apollo 1 mission. The flight lasted almost 11 days in October 1968. Except for a nasty head cold caught by Schirra, the first test of the Apollo command module was a complete success.

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