The astronaut C Gordon Fullerton passed away at age 76, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of C Gordon Fullerton and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Notable for his participation in the Space Shuttle Enterprise’s Approach and Landing Tests; the Space Shuttle Columbia’s third mission; and the Space Shuttle Challenger’s eighth flight, this NASA astronaut and test pilot also earned the rank of Colonel in the United States Air Force.
After completing undergraduate and graduate degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the California Institute of Technology, he worked for the Southern California-based Hughes Aircraft Company.
His numerous honors include the Distinguished Flying Cross, the NASA Distinguished Service Medal, and the Society of Experimental Test Pilots’ Ray E. Tenhoff Award.
How did C Gordon Fullerton die?
C Gordon Fullerton's death was caused by complications from a stroke.
|Cause of death||Complications From A Stroke|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||October 11, 1936|
|Death date||August 21, 2013|
|Place of death||Lancaster, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|