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Alan Shepard (I) (1923–1998)

Alan Shepard was a member of the seven man Mercury astronaut program, and was the first American, and the second man in space. He was also a member of the Apollo program and landed on the moon. See full bio »
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Moon Shot Writer


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 1994 Moon Shot (TV Movie documentary) (book)
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Book: "Moon Shot", 1988 (filmed as Moon Shot (1994)).

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1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alan B. Shepard Jr.


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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[1961, upon returning from his space mission] The only complaint I have was that the flight wasn't long enough. See more »


Is the only member of the original seven Mercury astronauts, the first astronauts to be picked for the U.S. space program, to walk on the moon. See more »

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