Schirra, Wally

Schirra, Wally
 (1923–2007) American astronaut; formally he was Walter M. Schirra Jr.

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  • Schirra, Wally — ▪ 2008 Walter Marty Schirra, Jr.  U.S. astronaut born March 12, 1923 , Hackensack, N.J. died May 3, 2007, La Jolla, Calif. manned the Mercury Sigma 7 (1962) and was command pilot of Gemini 6 (1965), which made the first rendezvous in space. He… …   Universalium

  • Wally — (a nickname for Walter or Wallace), can refer to:People* Wally Hayward, South African ultra distance running legend. * Wally Lewis, Australian rugby league footballer. * Wally Parks, A founder of the National Hot Rod Association. * Wally Phillips …   Wikipedia

  • Wally Schirra — Infobox Astronaut name =Walter Schirra type =NASA Astronaut nationality =American date birth =March 12, 1923 place birth =Hackensack, New Jersey date death =death date and age|2007|5|3|1923|3|12 place death =La Jolla, California occupation =Test… …   Wikipedia

  • Wally Schirra — Walter M. Schirra Walter Marty Schirra Astronaute Nationalité américain Naissance 12 mars 1923 ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Walter Schirra — Walter M. Schirra Walter Marty Schirra Astronaute Nationalité américain Naissance 12 mars 1923 ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Walter M. Schirra — Walter Marty Schirra Nationalité américain Naissance 12 mars 1923 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Walter Schirra — Land (Organisation): USA (NASA) Datum der Auswahl: 2. April 1959 (1. NASA Gruppe) Anzahl der Raumflüge: 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • USNS Wally Schirra (T-AKE-8) — is a Lewis and Clark class dry cargo ship of the United States Navy, named in honor of Captain Wally Schirra (1923–2007), one of the Mercury Seven astronauts, who flew three times in space, on Mercury 8, Gemini 6A, and Apollo 7.The contract to… …   Wikipedia

  • Walter M. Schirra — Walter Marty Schirra, Jr. Nacimiento 12 de marzo de 1923, Hackensack, Nueva Jersey …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ancient Order of Turtles — The Ancient and Honorable Order of Turtles ( Ancient Order of Turtles, Royal Order of Turtles, International Turtles Association, Turtle Club, or any other title that the local branch is affiliated with) is an honorable drinking fraternity… …   Wikipedia

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