Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Charles James


Personal data

Birthdate:  03.12.1934
Birthplace:  Houston, Texas
Marital status:  married
Children:  five
Selection date:  ??.??.1965
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 04.04.1966
Day of death:  15.10.2006
Place of death:  Colorado ?

Additional information

He attended the University of Colorado as a pre-med student. He attended Advanced Fighter Pilot School at Williams AFB from 1956-57. He entered the University of Houston to continue his pre-med studies. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 1963. He served as a medical officer for NASA in 1965.


Last update on June 06, 2022.