Wally Schirra

Wally Schirra bio

Birth Name: Wally Schirra

Occupation: Astronaut

Place Of Birth: Hackensack

Date Of Birth: March 12, 1923

Date Of Death: May 3, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Wally Schirra was born on the 12th of March, 1923. He was best known for being a Astronaut. The first person to travel into space three times and the only person to fly in all of America’s first three space programs.

Wally Schirra was born in Hackensack. He held the rank of First Class in Troop 36 as a Boy Scout. He flew on Mercury-Atlas 8, Gemini 6A, and Apollo 7.

Wally Schirra was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Wally Schirra was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Wally Schirra is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Wally’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Wally Schirra’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Wally Schirra’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Wally Schirra kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Wally Schirra was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Wally Schirra
RELIGION: Anglican / Episcopalian
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Wally Schirra was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Wally Schirra was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Wally Schirra had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Wally Schirra’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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