Who was the First African American Astronaut to be launched into space?

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Who was the first US astronaut in space beyond the Earth's atmosphere and when did this space flight occur?

US Navy pilot and astronaut Alan Shepard (1923-1998) became the first US man in space when he flew a suborbital rocket flight in his Freedom 7 spacecraft on May 5, 1961. He flew approximately 303 m... Read More »

What was the show in the 90's on Australian tv that had puppet astronaut people that were flying through space in a pirate ship style space ship?

There were a number of science fiction shows featuring the patented Gerry Anderson process known as Supermarionation. It is not rendered Superanimation. some of the venues and plots were updated st... Read More »

Who was the first us astronaut to go into space?

Alan Shepard (1923-1998) was the first US astronaut to reach space, on a sub-orbital flight on May 5, 1961. His space capsule was named "Freedom 7" and the launch vehicle was Mercury-Redstone 3. * ... Read More »