The Right Stuff by BarkerC

Question 12

The film ends by noting "But on that glorious day in May 1963, [BLANK] went higher, farther, and faster than any other American - 22 complete orbits around the world; he was the last American ever to go into space alone. And for a brief moment, [BLANK] became the greatest pilot anyone had ever seen." What member of the Mercury 7 flew the Faith 7 on the final Mercury mission, filling in the blanks above?

Gordo Cooper