Michael Collins Rank
About Michael Collins
American astronaut Michael Collins served in the United States Air Force Reserves as a test pilot and rose through the ranks to become a major general prior to his NASA recruitment. He joined NASA’s Astronaut Group 3 in October 1963 and participated in two spaceflight expeditions. The first was Gemini 10 in 1966 and the second was Apollo 11, during which he made 30 orbits, became the third American to do a spacewalk and the second person to make a solo orbit on the moon.
He grew up as the youngest of four children born to U.S. Army major general, James Lawton Collins and Virginia C. Stewart. He was married to Patricia Finnegan from 1957 until her death in 2014. They had three children, including actress Kate Collins.
He was a recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
He died on 28 April 2021 from cancer aged 90.
Michael Collins Rank
Famous quotes by Michael Collins
Early this morning, I signed my death warrant.Michael Collins
I knew I was alone in a way that no earthling has ever been before.Michael Collins
F.A.Q. about Michael Collins
When is his birthday?
Michael Collins' birthday is on October 31, 1930.
In how many days is his birthday?
Michael's birthday is in 156 days
How old was Michael when he died?
He was 90 years old.
When did he die?
He died in April 28, 2021.
How old would he be today?
Michael Collins would be 91 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Michael from?
He was born in Naples, Florida, United States.
Michael Collins' Popularity
Michael Collins was a famous American astronaut, who was born on October 31, 1930. As a person born on this date, Michael Collins is listed in our database as the 80th most popular celebrity for the day (October 31) and the 123rd most popular for the year (1930).
People born on October 31 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Michael Collins is the 2430th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Michael Collins' birthday, Michael Collins is the 16397th most famous American.
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