Fred Haise

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Fred Wallace Haise, Jr.
Haise in December 1969
NASA astronaut
Born (1933-11-14) November 14, 1933 (age 85)
Biloxi, Mississippi
Other occupationTest pilot
Selection1966 NASA Group
MissionsApollo 13, ALT
Mission insigniaApollo 13-insignia.pngEnterprise 1977 Approach and Landing Test mission patch.png

Fred Wallace Haise, Jr. (born November 14, 1933) is an American engineer and former NASA astronaut. He is one of only 24 humans to have flown to the Moon. Having flown on Apollo 13, Haise was to be the sixth human to walk on the Moon, but the mission did not land due to a failure aboard the spacecraft. He was born on November 14, 1933 in Biloxi, Mississippi.[1]

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  1. *"Astronaut Bio: Fred Haise". NASA. January 1996. Retrieved 21 March 2009.

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