columbus - The American former astronaut and Senator John Glenn on Thursday at the age of 95 deceased in Columbus. Reported that the local newspaper The Columbus Dispatch.
Glenn was the first American in 1962 which came into orbit around the Earth. He also became the oldest man ever in 1998 in space. He then traveled to the age of 77 along with the space shuttle Discovery. After a week he returned to the earth. He sat in the Senate from 1974 to 1999.