Eugene Andrew Cernan
(14 Mar 1934 - 16 Jan 2017)
American astronaut who travelled into space three times, on on the third made a lunar landing and returned as the last human to walk on the moon.
Science Quotes by Eugene Andrew Cernan (1 quote)
The mass gross absence of sound in space is more than just silence.
— Eugene Andrew Cernan
As quoted in Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Edwin E. Aldrin, First on the Moon: The Astronauts Own Story (1970), 99.
- - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Cernan's birth. 14 Mar
- The Last Man on the Moon: Astronaut Eugene Cernan and America's Race in Space, by Eugene Cernan and Donald A. Davis. - book suggestion.