Shuttle Royalty: Happy Birthday wishes going out to space shuttle astronaut extraordinaire Dr. Story Musgrave, who was born on this date in 1935. Story is shown here during a training exercise at the Kennedy Space Center in January 1983 while training for the STS-6 mission. Astronaut Karol Bobko is to the right. Musgrave was chosen as a NASA astronaut in August 1967 with the sixth group.
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