Michael James  Adams

Michael James Adams (1930 - 1967)

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Maj Michael James Adams
Born in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, USAmap
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Johannesburg, Kern, California, USAmap
Adams-27293 created 9 Jan 2017 | Last modified | Last edit: 31 Dec 2017
17:34: Gilbert Allan Davis edited the Biography for Michael James Adams. [Thank Gilbert Allan for this]
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Michael James Adams, Astronaut and X-15 test pilot. Michael died during a test flight of NASA's X-15 rocket plane.[1]

Adams flew seven X-15 flights, attained a top speed of Mach 5.59 and a maximum altitude of 81,077 meters on separate missions.


  1. X-15 Flight 3-65-97

See also:

  • Wikipedia: Michael J Adams
  • WikiData: Q1122204 Wikidata Information Reasonator enwiki Ancestors (about wikidata)
  • Find-A-Grave: Memorial #12684
  • "California Birth Index, 1905-1995," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VLJS-4LH : 27 November 2014), Michael James Adams, 05 May 1930; citing Sacramento, California, United States, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento.
  • "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V9RZ-9Y4 : 20 May 2014), Michael Adams, Nov 1967; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K94G-B38 : accessed 9 January 2017), Michael J Adams in household of Michael L Adams, Area A, Sacramento, Sacramento Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 34-73B, sheet 1B, line 74, family 24, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 283.
  • NASA Bio

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