about Gordon Cooper

Leroy Gordon Gordo Cooper Jr. (March 6, 1927 – October 4, 2004) was an American aerospace engineer, test pilot, United States Air Force pilot, and the youngest of the seven original astronauts in Project Mercury, the first manned space program of the United States. Cooper learned to fly as a child, and after service in the United States Marine Corps during World War II, he was commissioned into the United States Air Force in 1949. After service as a fighter pilot, he qualified as a test pilot in 1956, and was selected as an astronaut in 1959. In 1963 Cooper piloted the longest and last Mercury spaceflight, Mercury-Atlas 9. During that 34-hour mission he became the first American to spend an entire day in space, the first to sleep in space, and the last American launched on an entirely solo orbital mission. Despite a series of severe equipment failures, he managed to successfully complete the mission under manual control, guiding his spacecraft, which he named Faith 7, to a splashdown just 4 miles (6.4 km) ahead of the recovery ship. Cooper became the first astronaut to make a second orbital flight when he flew as Command Pilot of Gemini 5 in 1965. Along with Pilot Pete Conrad, he set a new space endurance record by traveling 3,312,993 miles (5,331,745 km) in 190 hours and 56 minutes—just short of eight days—showing that astronauts could survive in space for the length of time necessary to go from the Earth to the Moon and back. Cooper liked to race cars and boats, and entered the $28,000 Salton City 500 miles (800 km) boat race, and the Southwest Championship Drag Boat races in 1965, and the 1967 Orange Bowl Regatta with fire fighter Red Adair. In 1968, he entered the 24 Hours of Daytona, but NASA management ordered him to withdraw due to the dangers involved. After serving as backup commander of the Apollo 10 mission, he was superseded by Alan Shepard, and retired from NASA and the Air Force with the rank of colonel in 1971.

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Gordon Cooper
Name :Gordon Cooper
Date of Birth :06/03/1927 17:00:00
Place of Birth :96 W 54, 35 N 20
Ascendent (Lagan) : Leo
Ascendent Lord) : Sun
Moon Sign(Rashi) : Aries
Moon Sign Lord : Aries
Birth Star(Nakshatra) : Ashwini
Birth Star Lord : Ket
Lucky Gem : Coral
Lucky No. : 1
Lucky Day : Sunday
Lucky Color : Blood Red
Sun Sign (As per western system) : Pisces
Current Vimshottari Dasa : Sat-Rah
Manglik Status : You are not a Manglik person
Currently Under SadeSati : No
PlanetAscSunMonMar(R)MerJup(R)Ven(R)Sat(R)Rah(R)Ket(R)
SignLeoAquariusAriesTaurusPiscesAquariusPiscesScorpioGeminiSagittarius
Degree05.2922.3307.0513.5904.0918.2117.3314.4311.2311.23
LordSunSatMarVenJupSatJupMarMerJup
* (R) = Retrograte

Ascendent Prediction

His ascendent (lagan) is Leo
Gordon Cooper is born in Leo ascendent Leo is the 5th sign of the feary triplicity. Gordon Cooper have an impressive personality. Gordon Cooper will have light hair , large and round face His complexion will be ruddy. Gordon Cooper is a confident and an active competeter in sports. Gordon Cooper is courteous and ambitious. Gordon Cooper may be short tempered and will live far from mother. Most of Gordon Cooper have a prominent forehead. Gordon Cooper have an impressive dignified and royal personality. Gordon Cooper will enjoy much with friends and relatives. Gordon Cooper is the head of the project,and command people. Gordon Cooper is very open and frank. Gordon Cooper is very firm in His thoughts. Gordon Cooper posses an angry temperament .Gordon Cooper is fond of arts and music Gordon Cooper is very confident of His ability. Gordon Cooper have few children. Gordon Cooper like His parents .Gordon Cooper is fond of different trends. Gordon Cooper enjoy good respect in govt and society. Gordon Cooper is fond of research Gordon Cooper is stable in His thoughts Gordon Cooper should not be a victim of flattery. Gordon Cooper is romantic and cheer His partner very skillfully. Gordon Cooper is an ideal lover and may be carried away by love. Gordon Cooper is very passionate and enjoy many comforts of life. His home will be very impressive and Gordon Cooper will lead an aristocratic life. Gordon Cooper will have royal friends. Gordon Cooper will enjoy honour and respect in family and society. Gordon Cooper will enjoy high governmental favours. As Gordon Cooper were born in this nakshatra Gordon Cooper will be intelligent, popular, well groomed, wealthy, polite, truthful, cheerful and clever. Gordon Cooper will be skilled in His work and will maintain good relations with friends and relatives and will be quite popular. Gordon Cooper will be fond of ornaments and dressing well. Gordon Cooper have a stout body but a weak liver. Gordon Cooper will be lucky from the 20th year onwards. Gordon Cooper must perform pooja as Gordon Cooper is born in the gund mool nakshatra.

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