William "Bill" Lenoir

 

 

Age: 71

 

Summary: retired NASA astronaut who was one of four crew members aboard Columbia space shuttle for its first operational flight in 1982.

 

 

Cause of Death: Head injuries suffered in a bicycle accident

 

Born: March 14, 1939

 

Died: August 26, 2010

 

Location: Sandoval County, New Mexico