Borman, Frank

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Name
Borman, Frank Gender: M
Frank Frederick Borman II
born on 14 March 1928 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Gary, Indiana, 41n36, 87w21
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 24°14' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 28°57 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 13°48'



Frank Borman

Biography

American astronaut who was a USAF fighter pilot from 1951 to 1953, Assistant Professor of Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics at West Point from 1957 to 1960 and a Test pilot at the USAF Aerospace School from 1960 to 1962. He was Commander of the Gemini 7 spacecraft on 4 December 1965 and Commander of Apollo 8 on 21 December 1968. Borman retired from the USAF as a colonel in July 1970 to become vice-president of Eastern Airlines. Borman retired from Eastern in June 1986. Following John Glenn's death in December 2016, Borman became the oldest living American astronaut.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Work : New Career 1951 (USAF fighter pilot)
  • Work : New Career 1957 (Professor)
  • Work : New Job 1960 (Test pilot for USAF)
  • Work : Great Achievement 4 December 1965 (Commander of Gemini 7 spacecraft)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Great Achievement 21 December 1968 (Commander of Apollo 8)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Indiana Archives.

Steinbrecher quotes same data from B.C. in hand.

Categories

  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (V-P of Eastern Airlines)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor at West Point)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (USAF)
  • Vocation : Travel : Astronaut
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ military
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field (Oldest living American astronaut, 2016-)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Astronaut)