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Frank F. Borman, II
NASA Astronaut
Nationality American
Status Retired
Born Frank Frederick Borman, II
(1928-03-14) March 14, 1928 (age 88)
Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Other occupation
Fighter pilot, test pilot
Alma mater
USMA, B.S. 1950
Caltech, M.S. 1957
Rank Colonel, USAF
Time in space
19d 21h 35m
Selection 1962 NASA Group 2
Missions Gemini 7, Apollo 8
Mission insignia
Retirement July 1, 1970

Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit.
It's a vast, lonely, forbidding expanse of nothing rather like clouds and clouds of pumice stone. And it certainly does not appear to be a very inviting place to live or work.
Frank Borman
Capitalism without bankruptcy is like Christianity without hell.