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John Glenn

Astronaut, Politician (18-Jul-1921 — 8-Dec-2016)


Richard F. Fenno. The Presidential Odyssey of John Glenn. CQ Press. 1990. 302pp.

John Glenn; with Nick Taylor. John Glenn: A Memoir. New York, NY: Bantam Books. 1999.

Robert Godwin (editor). Friendship 7: The First Flight of John Glenn: The NASA Mission Reports. Apogee Books. 1999. 208pp.


  1. John H. Glenn Archives
    Ohio State University Libraries


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Public Information Research Namebase [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. Congressional Biography [link]

  8. New York Times Obituary [link]

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.596)

  10. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.259)

  11. Webster's American Biographies (p.405)

  12. Who's Who in Aviation History (p.78)

  13. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.195)

  14. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.191)

  15. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.276)

  16. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.572)

  17. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.539a)

  18. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.205)

  19. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.139)

  20. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.197)

  21. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.159)

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