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    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Down To Earth In The U.S. Senate

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Down To Earth In The U.S. Senate

    Former colleagues of John Glenn in the U.S. Senate discuss his humbleness while in office

    John Glenn: Down To Earth In The U.S. Senate

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    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: A Life of Service Preview

    John Glenn: A Life of Service chronicles an American hero dedicated to public service.

    John Glenn: A Life of Service Preview

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Gold Star Mother Speech

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Gold Star Mother Speech

    A stirring speech about his dangerous service helped John Glenn get to the U.S. Senate.

    John Glenn: Gold Star Mother Speech

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Preparing For Friendship 7

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Preparing For Friendship 7

    The path leading to John Glenn's space flight brought delays and concern.

    John Glenn: Preparing For Friendship 7

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Growing Up During The Great Depression

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Growing Up During The Great Depression

    The Great Depression shaped John Glenn's outlook on the positive aspects of government.

    John Glenn: Growing Up During The Great Depression

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Humble National Hero

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Humble National Hero

    With the help of his wife, Annie, John Glenn managed to stay humble through the years.

    John Glenn: Humble National Hero

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Return To Space

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Return To Space

    John Glenn returns to space 36 years after his one-and-only space flight.

    John Glenn: Return To Space

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: 1984 Presidential Bid

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: 1984 Presidential Bid

    PBS NewsHour Political Analyst Mark Shields Discusses John Glenn's presidential qualities.

    John Glenn: 1984 Presidential Bid

    Video thumbnail: John Glenn: A Life of Service John Glenn: Korean War

    John Glenn: A Life of Service

    John Glenn: Korean War

    A fierce air war throughout the Korean War made John Glenn the target of enemy guns.

    John Glenn: Korean War

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