Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Dietrich

Marion

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  28.07.1926
Birthplace:  San Francisco / California
Marital status:  single
Children:  
Selection date:  01.02.1960
Position:  Pilot
Status:  Ret. 01.06.1963
Day of death:  01.12.1974
Place of death:  ?

Additional information

Twin sister of Jan Dietrich; belonged to the first female group, which was not accepted from the NASA; Degrees in mathematics and psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, 1949; died of cancer.

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