Alan Bean, moon-walking U.S. astronaut turned painter, dies in Houston

Alan Bean, moon-walking U.S. astronaut turned painter, dies in HoustonBean, 86, a former U.S. Navy test pilot who became one of only 12 people ever to set foot on the moon, died at Houston Methodist Hospital, his family said in a statement released by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). “Alan was the strongest and kindest man I ever knew.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines