Charles "Pete" Conrad


Born: 6/2/1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: 7/8/1999
Age: 69
Cause of death: motorcycle accident

Full name: Charles P. Conrad Jr.
Noted For: U.S. astronaut; flew on the Gemini 5 mission in 1965; flew on the Gemini 11 mission (as commander) in 1966; flew on the Apollo 12 mission (as commander) in 1969, becoming one of twelve men to walk on the moon; flew on Skylab 2 (the first Skylab mission, as commander) in 1973.

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