John Glenn Quiz: A Former U.S. Senator

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John Glenn Quiz: A Former U.S. Senator

John Herschel Glenn Jr. was born in Ohio, the U.S., in 1921. He was a Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, businessman, and politician in the United States. Glenn was the third American in space and the first to orbit the Earth three times in 1962, being the first American to do it. Following his retirement from NASA, he served as a Democratic United States Senator from Ohio from 1974 until 1999, and in 1998, he traveled into space for the second time at the age of 77. Here's a quiz based on John Glenn.

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What was Glenn's retirement rank from the U.S. military?
Glenn served in which branch of the military during WWII and Korea?
When was Glenn got the Presidential Medal of Freedom?
From which University did Glenn complete his graduation?
When was John Glenn born?
When did John Glenn die?
What spacecraft did Glenn pilot when orbiting Earth in 1962?
When was Glenn resigned from NASA?
Where was John Glenn born?
Glenn had a dubious nickname during his time as a fighter pilot in Korea. What was the nickname?