John Glenn, the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth, died Thursday at the age of 95. Glenn, who was also a former Marine and U.S. Senator, passed away at James Cancer Hospital in Ohio after being hospitalized more than a week ago.
Read more about John Glenn’s heroic and herculean career here.
Celebrities Tom Hanks, Pharrell Williams, Rascal Flats, and Alyssa Milano, among others, have continued to shared thier astute appreciation for the legendary spaceman on social media. Read thier tributes and reactions below.
A hero indeed. Rest In Peace. https://t.co/3xIafpWpaD
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) December 8, 2016
So sad to hear of John Glenn's passing. He was an American Hero and we're grateful for all he has done for our country!
— Rascal Flatts (@rascalflatts) December 8, 2016
RIP John Glenn, 95.
War hero, Astronaut, Senator.
A great American. pic.twitter.com/aa0Y9WdWOR
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) December 8, 2016
Godspeed #JohnGlenn https://t.co/toUzJjLMrv
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) December 8, 2016
God speed, John Glenn. Hanx.
— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) December 8, 2016
John Glenn was the kind of American hero who's legend will live forever. #Ohio
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) December 8, 2016
Space exploration brings out our best. John Glenn served his country in space, in Congress, and inspired a generation. Onward, John Glenn. pic.twitter.com/KLtzuXn9eP
— Bill Nye (@BillNye) December 8, 2016
#JohnGlenn You were the first Rest in Peace.
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