Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Boland

Edward Patrick

USA

Personal data

Birthdate:  01.10.1911
Birthplace:  Springfield / Massachusetts
Marital status:  married
Children:  five
Selection date:  ??.??.1984
Position:  PSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.1986
Day of death:  04.11.2001
Place of death:  Springfield / Massachusetts

Additional information

Finished the Boston College Law School; from 1953 until 1981 member of the House of Representatives (Democratic party); in 1984 he was a candidate for the "Politican in Space program"; not selected due of his age (73 years).

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