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Tuesday 20th of February 1962

59 years ago

41-year-old United States Marine Corps aviator, engineer and astronaut John Glenn becomes the first US-astronaut to fly around the earth in a Mercury-Atlas 6 spacecraft in Geocentric Orbit, , , Space.

Total mission flight time was four hours 55 minutes and 23 seconds.