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John Glenn's 1962 Orbital Space Flight - Universal Newsreel


Saturday, February 18, 2012

Fifty years ago, on February 20th, 1962 John Glenn became the first American astronaut to orbit the earth. This is a 1962 Universal Newsreel about his historic flight.

Updated: Monday, February 13, 2012 at 3:28pm (ET)

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