Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Robert Michael


Robert Norman

Personal data

Birthdate:  14.04.1952
Birthplace:  Jacksonville, Florida
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  ??.??.1980
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 29.05.1980
Day of death:  07.08.2013
Place of death:  Williamsburg, Virginia

Additional information

Captain, USN, Ret.; Bachelor of Science from the US Naval Academy in Aerospace Engineering in 1973; PhD in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Southern California; at the time of his selection assigned at Naval Air Test Center, NAS Patuxent River, Maryland; semi finalist in NASA group 9 selection.


Last update on April 28, 2018.