|Birthplace:||Cincinnati / Ohio|
|Day of death:||26.12.2020|
|Place of death:||?|
Ph.D. in astronautical engineering from Princeton and also a Masters degree in physics; was a scientist in the Apollo program prior to selection of group 8; he developed the UV astronomical camera used on the lunar surface by the Apollo 16 crew; he is African-American; at the time of his selection assigned at Naval ResearchLab, Washington, D.C.; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 selection.
Last update on December 28, 2020.