Remembering John Young, through the artwork of Alan Bean

John Young Leaps Into History

John Watts Young was an American astronaut, naval officer and aviator, test pilot, and aeronautical engineer. He became the ninth person to walk on the Moon as Commander of the Apollo 16 mission in 1972

remembering John Young

BornSeptember 24, 1930, San Francisco, CA
DiedJanuary 5, 2018, Houston, TX
Space missionsApollo 16, Apollo 10, STS-1, Gemini 3, Gemini 10, STS-9
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