Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Robert Henderson


Personal data

Birthdate:  01.09.1927
Birthplace:  Brownwood, Texas
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  ??.??.1962
Position:  Pilot
Status:  Ret. ??.??.????
Day of death:  02.12.2013
Place of death:  West Hills, California

Additional information

Colonel, USAF, Ret.; bachelor of science from the U.S. Naval Academy, 1951; Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 1960; graduate in Law, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 1982; member of the aerobatics squadron Thunderbirds; 1962 for military astronaut - class-2 selected; later served in Vietnam, Libya and on the Ramstein AFB, Germany; retired from the actice duties.


Last update on April 30, 2018.