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By Chelsey Levingston, Dayton Daily News, Ohio Jul. 31--Fairborn High School graduate and NASA space shuttle pilot Col. Gregory H. Johnson will visit Dayton again and speak at the Dayton Engineers Club on Thursday Aug. 7.
Gregory Johnson is a NASA astronaut and a former colonel in the United States Air Force. He was born Gregory Harold "Box" Johnson on May 12, 1962 in South Ruislip, Middlesex, United Kingdom. Throughout his childhood, he became an Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America.. He graduated from Park Hills High School in Fairborn, Ohio in 1980 and went on to attend the United States Air Force Academy, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical engineering in 1984. He was...
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