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28-05-2021 United States

Q. Who was the first U.S. astronaut to travel in space?

A. Neil Armstrong
B. Buzz Aldrin
C. Jim Lovell
D. Alan B. Shepard, Jr.

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Commented on 2021-05-28 14:57:42 (IST)
Answer : D

Explanation : Alan Shepard was launched into history aboard a Mercury Redstone rocket (originally used by the U.S. Army for missiles), becoming the first American astronaut in space. On May 5, 1961, Shepard rocketed into space inside his Freedom 7 capsule.