Why Famous: Commander of Apollo 8, Borman along with crew mates Jim Lovell and Bill Anders was the first to fly around the Moon.
- 1965-12-04 Gemini 7 launched with Frank Borman and Jim Lovell
- 1965-12-18 Frank Borman and Jim Lovell Splash down in Atlantic after two week Gemini VII mission
- 1968-12-21 Apollo 8: 1st manned Moon voyage launched with Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and William Anders
- 1968-12-23 Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and William Anders become the 1st men to orbit the Moon
- 1968-12-25 Frank Borman's Christmas reading while orbiting the Moon