Charles Conrad Death
Charles passed away on July 8, 1999 at the age of 69.
When did Charles Conrad die?July 8, 1999
How old was Charles Conrad when died?69
Charles Conrad Birthday and Date of Death
Charles Conrad was born on June 2, 1930 and died on July 8, 1999. Charles was 69 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: June 2, 1930
Date of Death: July 8, 1999
Age at Death: 69
Charles Conrad - Biography
Charles "Pete" Conrad, Jr. (June 2, 1930 – July 8, 1999), (Capt, USN), was an American naval officer and aviator, aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut, and during the Apollo 12 mission became the third man to walk on the Moon. He set an eight-day space endurance record along with his Command Pilot Gordon Cooper on the Gemini 5 mission, and commanded the Gemini 11 mission. After Apollo, he commanded the Skylab 2 mission (the first manned one), on which he and his crewmates repaired significant launch damage to the Skylab space station. For this, President Jimmy Carter awarded him the Congressional Space Medal of Honor in 1978.