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Gabrielle Giffords First Public Appearance After the Incident

Written on June 28, 2011 by Lulu

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After the tragic shooting in Tucson, Arizona earlier this year, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords made her first public appearance in an event at Space Center Houston.

After being released from the hospital, Representative made her first in a ceremony at Houston in Texas. Her husband astronaut, , awarded with the Spaceflight Medal and announced his retirement from on October 1.

Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly held their hands for almost the entire event. The representative’s hair is shorter than her previous photos. She wears glasses, a beige scarf, light shirt, jeans and sneakers at the event. She’s talking to people around her, smiled and waved to the crowd where¬†received a standing ovation.

The two is planning to collaborate with to create a book, which will include Gabrielle Giffords memories before and after the incident. While the congresswoman focuses on her recovery and struggling to relearn how to speak and walk, Mark Kelly would be the primary collaborator for the book.

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