STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 10,554 this week

Gus Grissom (1926–1967)


Gus Grissom was born on April 3, 1926 in Mitchell, Indiana, USA as Virgil Ivan Grissom. He was married to Betty Grissom. He died on January 27, 1967 in Cape Kennedy, Florida, USA. See full bio »

Which Hollywood Icon Inspired Kat Graham of 'Emperor'?

Emperor star Kat Graham shares the movie she's watched most and which iconic Hollywood actress who inspired her to act.

Watch now

What's Streaming Now on Hulu?

"Little Fires Everywhere," "Devs," and Three Identical Strangers top our list of Hulu recs to watch now or add to your Watchlist.

See our picks

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 66 people
created 26 Dec 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gus Grissom's work have you seen?

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Thanks | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (1 credit)
 1951 Air Cadet (uncredited)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (31 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

5 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lt. Colonel Gus Grissom | Lt. Colonel Virgil Grissom | Virgil I. Grissom | Virgil Grissom

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

If we die, we want people to accept it. We're in a risky business, and we hope that if anything happens to us it will not delay the program. The conquest of space is worth the risk of life.

Trivia:

He nicknamed his Gemini capsule "Molly Brown", after the heroine in The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964). He had barely escaped when his Mercury capsule sank after re-entry. (See The Right Stuff (1983).) See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed