Eugene Cernan

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Eugene Cernan
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NASA Astronaut
Naitionality American
Born Eugene Andrew Cernan
Mairch 14, 1934(1934-03-14)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died Januar 16, 2017(2017-01-16) (aged 82)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Ither occupation Naval aviator, fechter pilot
Alma mater Purdue Varsity, B.S. 1956
NPS, M.S. 1963
Rank Caiptain, Unitit States Navy
Time in space 23d 14h 15m
Selection 1963 NASA Group 3
Tot EVAs 4
Tot EVA time 24 oors 11 minutes
Missions Gemini 9A, Apollo 10, Apollo 17
Mission insignia Ge09Patch orig.png Apollo-10-LOGO.png Apollo 17-insignia.png
Retirement Julie 1, 1976
Awairds United States Naval Aviator/Astronaut Insignia NASA Ceevilian Astronaut Weengs Dfc-usa.jpg NASA Distinguished Service Medal.jpg

Eugene Andrew "Gene" Cernan, CAPT, USN (/ˈsər.nən/; Mairch 14, 1934 – Januar 16, 2017) wis an American astronaut, naval aviator, electrical ingineer, aeronautical ingineer, an fechter pilot.