BirthdayMarch 25, 1928
BirthplaceCleveland, USA

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  1. About Jim Lovell

    Full name: Jim Lovell
    Also known as: Lovell, Jim, James Lovell, Jim Lovell
    Professions: Actor, Writer, Miscellaneous Crew
    Nationality: American

  2. Jim Lovell Measurements

    Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)

  3. Jim Lovell Known for

    For All Mankind (1989), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976), Apollo 13 (1995), Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13 (1996)

  4. Jim Lovell Biography

    James Arthur "Jim" Lovell, Jr., (born March 25, 1928) is a former NASA astronaut and a retired captain in the United States Navy, most famous as the commander of the Apollo 13 mission, which suffered a critical failure en route to the Moon but was brought back safely to Earth by the efforts of the crew and mission control. Lovell was also the command module pilot of Apollo 8, the first Apollo mission to enter lunar orbit. Lovell is a recipient of the Congressional Space Medal of Honor and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He is one of only 24 people to have flown to the Moon, the first of only three people to fly to the Moon twice, and the only one to have flown there twice without making a landing. Lovell was also the first person to fly in space four times.

  5. Jim Lovell Family

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