Owen Garriott is an American astronaut who was born on November 22, 1930,
Before he became an astronaut, Owen Garriott was a professor.
Owen Garriott became an astronaut in 1965. He has spent over 1675 hours
in space on 2 spaceflights.
In 1973, Garriott flew aboard the second Skylab mission. During this 60
day mission, the crew studied the sun and medicine. Garriott made his
second flight aboard Spacelab 1 in 1983. Over 70 tests were performed
during this mission.
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