Schmitt, Harrison H.

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Name
Schmitt, Harrison H. Gender: M
born on 3 July 1935 at 23:02 (= 11:02 PM )
Place Santa Rita, New Mexico, 32n48, 108w04
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: CAH
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 11°21' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°01 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 20°35'



Harrison H. Schmitt

Biography

American politician, geologist and astronaut, a scientist at NASA 1965-1978 and pilot of the Apollo 17 lunar module, 7 December 1972. He received his Ph.D. from Harvard in 1964 and became project chief of the U.S. Geological Survey. On 26 June 1965, he became one of six civilian-scientist astronauts and went on to train other astronauts in geology. On 11 December 1972 he followed Eugene Cernan to became the 12th man on the Moon.

Retiring from NASA in 1975, he was elected U.S. Senator, Republican, from New Mexico, on 2 November 1976. He failed to get reelected in 1982. He and his wife Teresa live in New Mexico's Sandia Mountains, where he runs with his two dogs and brainstorms space projects for foundations and businesses.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : New Job 26 June 1965 (Named one of six civilian-scientist astronauts)
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  • Work : Great Achievement 7 December 1972 (Pilot of Apollo 17 lunar module)
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  • Work : Great Achievement 11 December 1972 (12th man on the Moon)
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Source Notes

Contemporary American Horoscopes.

Lynne Koiner quotes him by mail for 11:01 PM.

(Formerly, Robert Jansky quoted a letter from him for 11:58 PM, given in Mercury Hour Ext 4/1979)

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (Ph.D. Harvard)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Animals, pets (Keeps dogs)
  • Vocation : Business : Top executive (Consultant)
  • Vocation : Politics : Public office (Senator)
  • Vocation : Science : Geology (Geological surveyer)
  • Vocation : Travel : Astronaut
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Astronaut)