Edgar D. Mitchell (1930–2016)

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Edgar D. Mitchell was born on September 17, 1930 in Hereford, Texas, USA as Edgar Dean Mitchell. He is known for his work on In the Shadow of the Moon (2007), Moonwalker and The Wonder of it All (2007). He was married to Sheila Sisco and Anita Orr Rettig. He died on February 4, 2016 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Moonwalker Self - Astronaut
The Wonder of it All Additional Crew


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 2007 The Wonder of it All (Documentary) (archive stills)
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Astronaut Edgar Mitchell | Dr Edgar Mitchell | Dr. Edgar D. Mitchell | Dr. Edgar Mitchell | Edgar Mitchell | Ed Mitchell | Edgar Mitchell Ph.D. | Edgar D. Mitchell Sc.D.


5' 11" (1.8 m)


Sheila Sisco  (separated)  (1 child) | See more »

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NASA selected him as an astronaut in 1966. He served on the support crew for Apollo 9 and as backup lunar module pilot for Apollo 10. He worked in the lunar module simulator at the Johnson Space Center during Apollo 13, developing procedures that helped bring the crew of the crippled spacecraft home. See more »

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