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Wally Schirra (1923–2007)

Wally Schirra was born on March 12, 1923 in Hackensack, New Jersey, USA as Walter Marty Schirra Jr. He was an actor, known for Outdoor Rambling (1972), The Astronaut (1972) and Moonbug (2010). He was married to Josephine Cook Fraser. He died on May 3, 2007 in La Jolla, California, USA. See full bio »


(age 84) in La Jolla, California, USA

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Known For

Outdoor Rambling
The Astronaut
Moonbug Actor


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 1972 The Astronaut (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

TV commercials: Actifed (head-cold medicine). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Walter M. Schirra Jr. | Capt. Walter Schirra | Walter Schirra


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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We went to the moon; it took us about three days at the speed we went there. To go to the sun, I keep kidding about it: At the speed of light, it takes eight minutes, but you have to go at night. See more »


Logged a total of 295 hours and 15 minutes in space, with a full total of 4,577 hours flight time during his career. See more »


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