We Remember John Glenn: 20 Photos of His Inspiring Patriotic Life

7.President John F. Kennedy, astronaut John Glenn and Gen. Leighton I. Davis, commander of the Air Force Missile Test Center, ride together in the back seat during a 1962 parade in Cocoa Beach, Fla., to celebrate America’s first human orbital spaceflight.ss-120216-john-glenn-09n_48fd50bd923fded87507ffc79400aa23-nbcnews-ux-1024-900