Schmitt, Harrison H.
|born on||3 July 1935 at 23:02 (= 11:02 PM )|
|Place||Santa Rita, New Mexico, 32n48, 108w04|
|Timezone||MST h7w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||11°21' 20°01 Asc. 20°35'|
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.
- Work : New Job 26 June 1965 (Named one of six civilian-scientist astronauts)
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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)
- 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)