Robert Overmyer

About Robert Overmyer

Birth Day: July 14, 1936
Birth Place: Lorain, OH

Robert Overmyer

Robert Overmyer was born on July 14, 1936 in Lorain, OH. Test pilot, astronaut, and lead investigator into the tragic Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
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As per our current Database, Robert Overmyer has been died on Mar 22, 1996 (age 59).

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When Robert Overmyer die, Robert Overmyer was 59 years old.

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Occupation Astronaut
Age 59 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born July 14, 1936 (Lorain, OH)
Birthday July 14
Town/City Lorain, OH
Nationality OH

🌙 Zodiac

Robert Overmyer’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Robert Overmyer was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.

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Test pilot, Astronaut, and lead investigator into the tragic Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.

Before Fame

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps.


He piloted Space Shuttle mission STS-5, the first with a four-person crew, and served as Commander on STS-51-B.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife Katherine.

Associated With

He investigated the Challenger accident in which Francis Scobee was killed.

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