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date: 30 July 2021

Gregory, Frederick Drew locked

1941African American astronaut and test pilot who, in 1989, became the first black space commander.

Gregory, Frederick Drew locked

1941African American astronaut and test pilot who, in 1989, became the first black space commander.
  • Aaron Myers

A version of this article originally appeared in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience.

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