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Alan M. Lovelace
Alan Lovelace, official NASA photo portrait.jpg
Born September 4, 1929 (1929-09-04) (age 90)
Alma mater University of Florida in Gainesville
Scientific career
Fields Organic Chemistry
Institutions NASA

Alan Mathieson Lovelace (born September 4, 1929) is an American civil servant. He was the Deputy Administrator of NASA from July 2, 1976 to July 10, 1981.

Biography

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. He received a Master of Science in Organic Chemistry in 1952. He became a Doctor of Philosophy in 1954, also in Organic Chemistry.

Awards

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


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