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Spyder Webb 20 Feb 16
20 Feb 1962 became the first American to orbit Earth & the 5th man in .
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Justin Davenport 20 Feb 17
55 years ago today. "Godspeed John Glenn"
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NASA's Kennedy Space Center 20 Feb 14
in '62 John Glenn launched aboard an & , making him the 1st American to orbit the Earth.
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Spyder Webb 19 Feb 18
20 February 1962 the () spacecraft named was launched. became the 1st American to orbit Earth & the 5th man in Glenn orbitted the Earth 3 times & the flight lasted 4hrs 56mins
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mad radhu 8 Dec 16
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JFK Library 20 Feb 15
With John Glenn at this side, JFK peers into the future - literally.
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Boeing Defense 20 Feb 16
: John Glenn launches on McDonnell's to orbit earth. Today, we're on a .
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Today's Document 26 Feb 14
Washington DC celebrates Astronaut & Marine after his orbit 1962
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NASA History Office 20 Feb 18
Glenn's capsule Friendship 7 toured the world in 1962. (Arriving in Sri Lanka below.) A year after launch (Feb 20, 1963), the capsule was delivered to - where you can see it now.
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Dr. Paul 20 Feb 16
Today in 1962, astronaut (aboard the spacecraft) became the 1st American to orbit the Earth.
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Today's Document Feb 20
“Highlights of John Glenn’s Momentous Adventure as the Pilot of ," 57 years ago via 's film "The John Glenn Story"
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Queegs Vulgar Beauty 8 Dec 16
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John Glenn CLC 19 Jan 15
"life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'what are you doing for others?'" -MLK
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Friends of Type 8 Dec 16
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Linn's Stamp News 8 Dec 16
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NASA History Office 26 Feb 16
in 1962, astronaut John Glenn spoke to a joint session of Congress just days after splashdown.
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Laura Keeney 20 Feb 16
Col. John Glenn stained glass, Church of the Good Shepherd, Lake Wales, Fla. (h/t Jeffery Herman)
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National Air and Space Museum 20 Feb 18
How John Glenn suited up for the historic flight, in 1962:
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octavia spencer 12 Dec 16
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Today's Document 20 Feb 12
: 50 years ago in has a tricky reentry on 1962:
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