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James Irwin (I) (1930–1991)

James Irwin was born on March 17, 1930 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as James Benson Irwin. He was married to Mary Ellen Monroe. He died on August 8, 1991 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA. See full bio »

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Stars on Sunday Himself
For All Mankind Narrator - Apollo 15
Everyman Himself


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 1990 The Other Side of the Moon (Documentary)
Himself (as Jim Irwin)
 1989 For All Mankind (Documentary)
Narrator - Apollo 15 (voice, as James B. Irwin)
 1981 Everyman (TV Series documentary)
- Heaven's My Destination (1981) ... Himself (as Jim Irwin)
 1974 Stars on Sunday (TV Series)
- Episode dated 1 December 1974 (1974) ... Himself
 1973 The Bob Braun Show (TV Series)
Himself - Col. Irwin
- Episode dated 8 November 1973 (1973) ... Himself - Col. Irwin
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 2012 Myth Hunters (TV Series documentary)
- The Quest for Noah's Ark (2012) ... Himself
 2010 The Truth Behind: The Ark (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Apollo Astronaut (as Jim Irwin)
 2009 The Apollo Years (Video)
 2000 What Happened on the Moon? - An Investigation Into Apollo (Video documentary)
Himself - Apollo 15 Astronaut (uncredited)
 1999 The Planets (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Moon (1999) ... Himself
 1997 Was It Only a Paper Moon? (Documentary)
Himself - Apollo 15 Astronaut (uncredited)

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Alternate Names:

James B. Irwin | Jim Irwin


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Dave Scott and James Irwin on Apollo 15 explored the canyon Hadley Rille for 2½ days being the first to use a vehicle (Lunar Roving Vehicle or LRV) on the moon. Apollo 15 was an all Air Force flight since all three astronauts were from that branch of the service. The lunar module was called Falcon after the Air Force Academy mascot and the command module was designated Endeavour flown by Al Worden... See more »

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