Home‎ > ‎Daily News Headline‎ > ‎

Daily News Headline 12/9/16

posted Dec 9, 2016, 8:24 AM by Nancy Berry
In the news this morning, the last of America's first astronauts has died.  John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth on February 20, 1962, has died.  The astronaut, former US Senator from Ohio, and 1984 Presidential candidate was also a combat veteran in World War II and the Korean War.  In an address to Congress in 1974, Glenn told  America to 'dream beyond the stars.' He was 95 years old.
Comments