James Arthur "Jim" Lovell, Jr. is a former NASA astronaut and a retired captain in the United States Navy, most famous as the commander of the Apollo 13 mission, which suffered a critical failure en route to the Moon but was brought back safely to Earth by the efforts of the crew and mission control. Wikipedia*
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Jim Lovell has eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 National Press Club Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1996 with an average of 576 views per program as a Commander for the Apollo Program of NASA. Most appearances with Tom Hanks (3), Bill Clinton (2), Walter Schirra (2). Most common tags: Space, U.S. History.