This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Story Musgrave

Story MusgraveAKA Franklin Story Musgrave

Born: 19-Aug-1935
Birthplace: Boston, MA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Astronaut

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Spent 1281 hours in space

Military service: USMC (1953)

Notable for having flown six space shuttle missions (including the first) and for helping to repair the Hubble Space Telescope, Story Musgrave's resume spans the professions of American astronaut, pilot, professor, scientist/mathematician, and surgeon. Musgrave is also credited for helping to develop much of the spacesuits, life support systems, airlocks and manned maneuvering units that are used for space walks and other extravehicular activity on the Space Shuttle missions.

Musgrave has been awarded a number of medals for distinguished service as well as educational fellowships and other awards. Along with fellow astronaut Joe Allen, Musgrave served as a consultant for the film Mission to Mars (2000).

Wife: (div.)
Daughter: Lorelei Lisa
Son: Bradley Scott
Daughter: Holly Kay
Son: Christopher Todd
Son: Jefferey Paul (d.)
Son: Lane Lynwood

    High School: St. Mark's School, Southborough, MA (1953)
    University: BS Mathematics and Statistics, Syracuse University (1958)
    University: MBA Operations Analysis and Computer Programming, UCLA (1959)
    University: BA Chemistry, Marietta College (1960)
    University: PhD Medicine, Columbia University (1964)
    University: MS Physiology and Biophysics, University of Kentucky (1966)
    Professor: University of Kentucky

    Disney Walt Disney Imagineering Consultant
    Kodak Analyst (1958)
    Academy of Achievement (1994)
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
    National Geographic Society
    Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity
    Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
    Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society
    Phi Delta Theta Fraternity
    Kentucky Colonel

    Mission to Mars (6-Mar-2000)

Create a map starting with Story Musgrave
Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications