Death of Eugene "Gene" Cernan

March 14, 1934 - January 16, 2017
| Age 82

NASA astronaut was the last person to walk on the moon…
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Eugene "Gene" Cernan, the former NASA astronaut who remains the last human being to date to set foot on the surface of the moon, died Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, according to NASA spokesman Bob Jacobs. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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