Alfred Worden

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Alfred Worden

Alfred Merrill "Al" Worden (February 7, 1932 – March 18, 2020; Col, USAF) was an American astronaut and engineer who was the command module pilot for the Apollo 15 lunar mission in 1971. One of only 24 people to have flown to the Moon, he orbited it 74 times in the command module (CM) Endeavour. Worden was born in Michigan in 1932, and spent his early years on farms. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Worden has received more than 359,969 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 93rd most popular astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Alfred Worden ranks 93 out of 501Before him are Rusty Schweickart, Leonid Kizim, Vladimir Aksyonov, Arnaldo Tamayo Méndez, Gregory Jarvis, and Sunita Williams. After him are Vladimir Solovyov, Owen Garriott, Walter Cunningham, Boris Yegorov, Rakesh Sharma, and Ulf Merbold.

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Among people born in 1932, Alfred Worden ranks 208Before him are Mamo Wolde, Patsy Cline, Hans van Manen, Henri Schwery, Atef Ebeid, and Karen Demirchyan. After him are Jean Stablinski, József Csermák, Walter Cunningham, Marguerite Pindling, Karekin I, and Richard Estes.

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Among people born in United States, Alfred Worden ranks 3,698 out of 12,171Before him are Kathleen Freeman (1919), Jennifer Rush (1960), Jennifer Esposito (1973), Elihu Yale (1649), Mae Marsh (1894), and Walter De Maria (1935). After him are Garrett Hardin (1915), Black Elk (1863), Dan Gurney (1931), Martin Hellman (1945), David Farragut (1801), and David Koresh (1959).