Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates from USA (without NASA Candidates)


Surname Given names Date of Birth Place of Birth Selection Position Status Marital status Children Date of Death Place of Death
Adang Thomas Charles 12.08.1951 Glendale / Arizona ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Agrella William 16.04.1949   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Alexander Bill Carter     ??.??.1977 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Allen Robert Holt 12.09.1951   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Allison Rhea Hurrle     ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married      
Anzur Theresa M. "Terry"     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Asker James R. ??.??.1952 Louisville / Kentucky 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Atwell Alfred Lemont 18.04.1929 North Garden / Virginia ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Baggatt Austin Blaine     14.05.1986 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married one    
Barbree Jay ??.??.1934 (?)   14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Bartusiak Marcia F.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married      
Bass James Lansten 04.05.1979 Laurel / Mississippi ??.??.2001 UKP ? single      
Bell Tommy Ila 04.12.1930 Jacksonville / Texas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three 14.02.2011 ?
Benefield Tommie Douglas 15.02.1929 Rison / Arkansas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two 29.08.1984 Edwards AFB / California
Beres Kathleen Anne     ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985        
Birdwell Carl, Jr. 06.01.1928 Stephensville / Texas ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three 12.04.1996 Bradyville / Tennessee
Blakemore William B. ??.??.1937 (?) Chicago / Illinois 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Bock Charles Cornelius, Jr. 24.11.1925 Council Bluffs / Iowa ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Boland Edward Patrick 01.10.1911 Springfield / Massachusetts ??.??.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married five 04.11.2001 Springfield / Massachusetts
Bonewitz Joel D. 31.08.1949   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Borchers Robert George 20.10.1942   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Bridgeman William Barton ??.??.1916   ??.??.1958 Pilot Ret. ??.??.1958.     29.09.1968 ?
Buchanan Robert Sylvester 09.09.1925 Fillmore / California ??.??.1961 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Byron Beverly Barton Butcher 27.07.1932 Baltimore / Maryland ??.??.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married three    
Cagle Myrtle K. Thompson ??.??.1922   ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married      
Campbell William Henry 14.07.1948   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Campbell William John 11.05.1931 Chicago / Illinois ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Cobb Geraldyne Menor "Jerrie" 05.03.1931 Norman / Oklahoma ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? single      
Coleman Cranston R., Jr. "Rip" 22.02.1949   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Conover Frederic K. "Ted" 17.01.1958 Okinawa / Japan 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Cowings Patricia Suzanne 15.12.1948 New York ??.??.1977 PSP Ret. ??.??.???? married one    
Cronkite Walter Leland 04.11.1916 St. Joseph / Missouri 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married three 17.07.2009 New York City
Dean Morton 22.08.1935 Fall River / Massachusetts 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Dietrich Janet Christine "Jan" ??.??.1926 San Francisco / California ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????     05.06.2008 San Francisco / California
Dietrich Marion ??.??.1926 San Francisco / California ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????     ??.??.1974  
Dwight Edward Joseph, Jr. 09.09.1933 Kansas City / Kansas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Eicher Diane     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Esposito Joan M.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Ferris Timothy T. 29.08.1942 Miami / Florida 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married one    
Fischer Craig Leland 17.02.1937   22.12.1977 PSP Ret. ??.05.1978 married three    
Flint Yehudi Meyer "Jerry" 20.06.1931 Detroit / Michigan 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married four 07.08.2010 Hudson / New York
Foerster Robert S. ??.??.1951 (?)   ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985        
Frazier Frank Daniel 17.11.1929 San Antonio / Texas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Funk Mary Wallace "Wally" 31.01.1939 Taos / New Mexico ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Fuqua Donald "Don" 20.08.1933 Jacksonville / Florida ??.??.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Gahlinger Joseph R. 19.05.1940   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Garcia Judith Marie ??.??.1940   ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985        
Garland Neil Robert 03.03.1928 Denver / Colorado ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Garver Lori Beth 22.05.1961 Lansing / Michigan ??.??.2001 UKP Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Gold Michael W.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Gorelick Sarah Lee   Overland Park / Kansas ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Gorton Thomas Slade III 08.01.1928 Chicago / Illinois ??.??.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married three    
Griner Carolyn S. ??.??.1945 Granite City / Illinois ??.??.???? PSP Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Grossfield Stanley S. "Stan" 20.12.1951 Bronx / New York 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Guiffrida Anthony A. 17.06.1954   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Hart Jane Briggs ??.??.1920 Detroit / Michigan ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married eight    
Hart Richard     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Harvey John Warren "Jack" 13.09.1940   ??.04.1978 PSP Ret. ??.08.1978        
Hatlelid Carl Martin 13.09.1943 St. Louis / Missouri ??.??.1979 MSE Ret. ??.??.???? married   27.01.2010 Ponca City / Oklahoma
Hayes John L. "Jack"   / Ohio ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Hayes Paul G. ??.??.1936   14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married two    
Higdon Hal ??.??.1931   14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married three    
Hixson Jean F. ??.??.1922 Hoopeston / Illinois ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????     ??.??.1984 Akron
Hockenberry John Charles 04.06.1956 Dayton / Ohio 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married two    
Hoover Lloyd Nims 23.09.1924 Springfield / Massachusetts ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Johnston Alan Eugene 07.12.1962 Nashville / Tennessee ??.09.1995 PSP Ret. 17.07.1997        
Kincheloe Iven Carl 02.07.1928 Detroit / Michigan ??.??.1958 Pilot Ret. ??.??.1958 married two 26.07.1958 Edwards AFB / California
Klobuchar James J. "Jim"   Ely / Minnesota 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married two    
Knolle Byron Franklin, Jr. 19.01.1924 Houston / Texas ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two 06.07.2012 ?
Koermer James Paul 22.07.1947   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Kratochvil Gary L.     15.03.1990 PSP Ret. ??.??.1990        
Lathlaen Margaret J. "Peggy"     ??.07.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985 married      
Leverton Irene ??.??.1924   ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Liethen Frank Elmer, Jr. 09.03.1930 Appleton / Wisconsin ??.??.1963 Pilot died 12.10.1966 married four 12.10.1966 Indian Springs Auxiliary / Nevada
Marotta Caroline T. "Terry" ??.??.1949 Boston / Massachusetts 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married three    
Marquart David M. ??.01.1942 Lafayette / Indiana ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985 married two    
Masterson Michael R.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Mathews Thomas J. "Jay" 05.04.1945 Long Beach / California 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
McEachern Lee N., Jr.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
McElmurry Thomas Uriel 28.12.1921 Zion / Arkansas ??.??.1961 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married four 03.11.2006  
McIntosh Robert Henderson 01.09.1927 Brownwood / Texas ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
McIntyre James Smith 15.03.1934 Woodbury / Connecticut ??.??.1963 Pilot died 29.12.1965 married one 29.12.1965 Holloman AFB / New Mexico
Menzies Robert Thomas 31.03.1943   22.12.1977 PSP Ret. ??.05.1978        
Merfeld Daniel M.     ??.11.1991 PSP Ret. ??.12.1991        
Metcalf Michael W.     ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985        
Methia Richard A. "Dick" ??.??.1946 (?)   ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985 married one    
Navias Robert A.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Parsons Robert King 24.07.1930 Ripley / Virginia ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married four    
Peterson Norman Paul ??.??.1939   19.04.1978 PSP Ret. ??.08.1978        
Petit Charles W.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Pickett Robert L.     15.03.1990 PSP Ret. ??.??.1990        
Recer Paul H.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married two    
Rinearson Peter M. 04.08.1954 Seattle / Washington 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Roman James Alexander 09.10.1927 Paris / FRANCE ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married four    
Ronn Alan E. 18.07.1950   ??.??.???? MSE Ret. ??.??.????        
Rosenblatt Roger 13.09.1940 New York 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Rossiter Alexander, Jr. "Al" 02.03.1936 Elmira / New York 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986     23.09.2013 Washington / North Carolina
Rowley Storer H.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Rudd Eldon Dean 15.07.1920 Camp Verde / Arizona ??.??.1984 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986     08.02.2002 Scottsdale / Arizona
Rupp Alexander Kratz 02.07.1930 Bellefonte / Pennsylvania ??.??.1963 Pilot died 11.06.1965 married three 11.06.1965 Buford / Ohio
Sawyer Anne K. "Kathy"     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Schlein Paul Barron ??.??.1944 Stockton / California ??.??.1979 MSE Ret. ??.??.1979 married some    
Schroder Thomas     15.03.1990 PSP Ret. ??.??.1990        
Schweikhard William George 08.07.1932 Los Angeles / California ??.??.1961 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married four 12.07.2009 Los Angeles / California
Scott Russel James 04.11.1932 Iowa Park / Texas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Serafin Barry D. 22.06.1941 Coquille / Oregon 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married two    
Sherr Lynn Beth 04.03.1942   14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Sherrod Colice Kathryn "Katie"     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Slade Jim 04.12.1936 Morgantown / West Virginia 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986   two    
Smith Robert Wilson 11.12.1928 Washington D.C. ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two 19.08.2010 ?
Smith Walter Smallwood 10.02.1931   ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Sorlie Donald Milton 13.05.1923 Omaha / Nebraska ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married five    
St. Pierre Richard 24.08.1952   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Stanton Barbara M. ??.??.1939   14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Steadman Bernice Trimble     ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married      
Stevens M. Merrill     15.03.1990 PSP Ret. ??.??.1990        
Stobie James George 26.01.1949   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Stumbough Gene Nora 10.01.1937 Springfield / Illinois ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.????        
Swoboda Gerald D. 08.08.1950   ??.??.1987 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Tarbell Larry Charles 23.08.1945   ??.??.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.????        
Terrile Richard John 22.03.1951 New York 22.12.1977 PSP Ret. ??.05.1978        
Truhill Geraldine Sloan "Jerri" ??.??.1927   ??.??.1960 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married   18.11.2013 Irving / Texas
Twinting William Theodore 26.02.1928 Berwin / Illinois ??.??.1962 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married one    
Uhalt Alfred Hunt, Jr. 03.06.1931 New Orleans / Louisiana ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married two    
Weir Kenneth Wynn 20.10.1930 Sherman / Texas ??.??.1963 Pilot Ret. ??.??.???? married three    
Wenger Nancy L. "Niki" Mason     ??.07.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1985        
Whitaker Ann 17.03.1939   ??.??.1978 PSP Ret. ??.05.1978 married one    
White Alvin Swauger 09.12.1918 Berkeley / California ??.??.1958 Pilot Ret. ??.??.1958 divorced three 29.04.2006 ?
White Robert M. II 06.04.1915 Mexico / Missouri 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married four 19.11.2008 ?
Wilford John Noble 04.10.1933 Murray / Kentucky 14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986        
Wooten James T.     14.05.1985 PSP Ret. ??.??.1986 married five    

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