Erkunde Neil Armstrong, Jim Lovell und noch mehr!

1959 – Left to right: John H. Glenn, Jr., Virgil J. Grissom, Alan B. Shepard, Jr., and Malcolm S. Carpenter. They are looking during indication of capsule.

1959 – Left to right: John H. Glenn, Jr., Virgil J. Grissom, Alan B. Shepard, Jr., and Malcolm S. Carpenter. They are looking during indication of capsule.

Deke Slayton...one of the original Mercury 7 Astronauts...finally got to fly on the Apollo-Soyuz mission in 1975.

Deke Slayton...one of the original Mercury 7 Astronauts...finally got to fly on the Apollo-Soyuz mission in 1975.

The Mercury 7 - (from left) Scott Carpenter, Gordon Cooper, John Glenn, Gus Grissom, Wally Schirra, Alan B. Shepard, and Deke Slayton - LIFE magazine

The Mercury 7 - (from left) Scott Carpenter, Gordon Cooper, John Glenn, Gus Grissom, Wally Schirra, Alan B. Shepard, and Deke Slayton - LIFE magazine

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