BirthdayMarch 14, 1928
BirthplaceGary, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Frank Borman

    Full name: Frank Borman
    Also known as: Frank Borman, Borman, Frank, Borman, Frank Frederick, II
    Professions: Miscellaneous Crew

  2. Frank Borman Known for

    Moon Shot (1994), When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions (2008), Spaceflight (1985), Rocket Science (2002)

  3. Frank Borman Biography

    Frank Frederick Borman, II (born March 14, 1928) is a retired NASA astronaut, best remembered as the Commander of Apollo 8, the first mission to fly around the Moon, making him, along with crew mates Jim Lovell and Bill Anders, the first of only 24 humans to do so. Before flying on Apollo, he set a fourteen-day spaceflight endurance record on Gemini 7, and also served on the NASA review board which investigated the Apollo 1 fire. After leaving NASA, he was the chief executive officer (CEO) of Eastern Air Lines from 1975 to 1986. Borman is a recipient of the Congressional Space Medal of Honor. In the 1998 HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon, Borman was played by David Andrews.

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