Eugene Cernan Quotes

I think America has a responsibility to maintain its leadership in technology and its moral leadership in the world, to explore, to seek knowledge.

 
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Eugene Cernan
Eugene Cernan
  • Born: March 14, 1934
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Astronaut

Eugene Andrew Cernan was an American astronaut, naval aviator, electrical engineer, aeronautical engineer, and fighter pilot. During the Apollo 17 mission, Cernan became the eleventh person to walk on the Moon. Since he re-entered the Apollo Lunar Module after Harrison Schmitt on their third and final lunar excursion, he is the last person to have walked on the Moon.