Alan Shepard

Alan Shepard

  • 11/18/1923 - 7/21/1998
  • American - Deceased
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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Rear Admiral Alan Bartlett Shepard Jr. was an American astronaut, naval aviator, test pilot, and businessman. In 1961 he became the first American to travel into space, and in 1971 he walked on the Moon.