Ron Atkins

@Stratocumulus

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45 yrs ago today, #Apollo11 was exploring the moon. 53 yrs ago today Gus Grissom became the 2nd American in space.

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Gus Grissom and Liberty Bell 7. 52 years ago today: http://www-pao.ksc.nasa.gov/history/mercury/mr-4/mr-4.htm

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51 years ago today America sent its 2nd Man into space. And I saw my very 1st space launch on TV. Good times.

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This day would not be complete without remembering Gus. July 21, 1961; 50 years ago today: http://bit.ly/pSPh9Q

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49 years ago today Gus Grissom became the 2nd American in space. I saw it all on TV. I was 5. It changed my life.

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48 years ago today, 21 July 1961, Gus Grissom made his first spaceflight. 48 years ago today I saw something that would shape the future of my life; a man on top of a rocket, blasting off into outer space. Happy Gus Grissom Day Everybody! R.I.P. Gus.

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