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Space pioneer Gordon Cooper dies

Posted: 10/5/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 235   Submitted By:clayroy   Category: People   Source: www.cnn.com
(CNN) -- Leroy Gordon Cooper, one of the nation’s first astronauts who once set a space endurance record by traveling more than 3.3 million miles aboard Gemini 5 in 1965, died on Monday, NASA said. He was 77.
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