John Glenn Biography
John Glenn has spent most of his life in public service, as a
distinguished U.S. senator and a veteran of twenty-three years in the Marine
Corps, during which time he was awarded numerous medals for his
achievements, as well as the NASA Distinguished Service Medal and the
Congressional Space Medal of Honor. He is the author of a self-titled memoir with Nick Taylor. He and his wife of fifty-six years,
Annie, have two grown children and two grandchildren. They live near
Washington, D.C., and in Columbus, Ohio.
This biography was last updated on 07/19/2011.
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