Alan M. Lovelace

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Alan M. Lovelace
Alan Lovelace, official NASA photo portrait.jpg
Born (1929-09-04) September 4, 1929 (age 85)
St. Petersburg, Florida
Fields Organic Chemistry
Institutions NASA
Alma mater University of Florida in Gainesville

Alan Mathieson Lovelace (born September 4, 1929) was the Deputy Administrator of NASA from July 2, 1976 to July 10, 1981.[1]

Lovelace was born in St. Petersburg, Florida. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Florida in Gainesville in 1951, received a Master of Science in Organic Chemistry in 1952 and became a Doctor of Philosophy in 1954, also in Organic Chemistry.[1]

In June 1981, Lovelace was presented with the Presidential Citizens Medal by President Ronald Reagan.


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  1. ^ a b "Alan M. Lovelace". NASA. Archived from the original on 26 May 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-04.