Guion "Guy" Bluford, Jr

Guion "Guy" Bluford, Jr

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Guion "Guy" Bluford, Jr. was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on November 22, 1942. His mother, Lolita was a special education teacher and his father, Guion Sr., was a mechanical engineer.