|Edgar D. Mitchell|
|Born||September 17, 1930|
Hereford, Texas, U.S.
|Died||February 4, 2016 (aged 85)|
Lake Worth, Florida, U.S.
|Other occupation||Test pilot|
|Time in space||9d 00h 01m|
|Selection||1966 NASA Group 5|
|Total EVA time||9 hours 23 minutes|
|Retirement||October 1, 1972|
|Awards||Presidential Medal of Freedom|
Dr. Edgar Dean "Ed" Mitchell, (September 17, 1930 – February 4, 2016), (Capt, USN, Ret.) was an American retired naval officer and aviator, test pilot, aeronautical engineer, parapsychologist, and NASA astronaut.
References[change | change source]
- Astronautix biography
- "Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 85, dies in West Palm Beach". Palm Beach Post.com. Retrieved February 5, 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Edgar Mitchell at Wikimedia Commons