Tuesday, February 7, 2017
John Glenn, who died December 8, 2016, was one of the original seven American astronauts. In 1962, he was the first American to orbit the earth. In 1998 at age 77 he was the oldest person to go into space.
Consider the following excerpts from an article in the Orlando Sentinel, 11/7/1998, entitled "Astronauts’ Faith Isn’t Lost In Space"