Stafford, Thomas P.

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Stafford, Thomas P. Gender: M
born on 17 September 1930 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )
Place Weatherford, Oklahoma, 35n32, 98w42
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 24°16' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 20°45 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 00°02'

Thomas P. Stafford


American astronaut, the pilot of Gemini 6 on 12/15/1965, commander of Gemini 9 on 6/03/1966 and backup commander of Apollo 10 on 5/18/1969.

He served as the Commander of the Air Force Flight Test Center at Edwards Air Force Base. A graduate of Annapolis in 1952, he served as a fighter pilot and test pilot prior to going into space. Stafford attained the rank of Major General.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Work : End Major Project 1952 (Graduated from military academy)
  • Work : Great Achievement 15 December 1965 (Pilot of Gemini 6 mission)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Great Achievement 3 June 1966 (Commander of Gemini 9 mission)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Great Achievement 18 May 1969 (Backup commander of Apollo 10 mission)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Karen Spahn quotes him in "Pioneers."


  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Major General, USAF)
  • Vocation : Travel : Astronaut (Gemini, Apollo)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ military (Test, fighter)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Astronaut)