Leroy Gordon "Gordo" Cooper, Jr. , , better known as Gordon Cooper, was an American aeronautical engineer, test pilot and one of the seven original astronauts in Project Mercury, the first manned space program of the United States. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Gordon Cooper has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 Interview. Most appearances with John Glenn Jr. (2), Walter Schirra (2), M. Scott Carpenter (2). Most common tag: Space.