|Born||in Cambridge, Ohio, USA|
|Died||in Columbus, Ohio, USA|
|Birth Name||John Herschel Glenn Jr.|
|Height||5' 10½" (1.79 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
John Glenn was an Officer of United States Marines with the rank of Major before chosen to become part of the Mercury 7 program.
He was awarded five Distinguished Flying Crosses. Made record setting Coast to Coast flights in the late 1950s.
He named his spacecraft (capsule) Friendship 7 and it is on display at the Smithsonian Institute Air and Space museum, directly underneath Chuck Yeager's "Glamerous Glennis" Bell X-1.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Dashielle Fairborne
|Annie Glenn||(6 April 1943 - 8 December 2016) ( his death) ( 2 children)|