Apollo 9 astronaut James McDivitt, 1969.
© National Aeronautics & Space Administration / Science & Society
McDivitt, dresed in his spacesuit, was the mision Commander on Apollo 9. He also flew in space on the Gemini 4 mision. Apollo 9 was launched on 3rd March 1969 into Earth orbit where the complete Apollo Moon craft was tested for the first time.