Charles Bolden

1946 - Today

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Charles Frank Bolden Jr. (born August 19, 1946) is a former NASA administrator, a retired United States Marine Corps Major General, and a former astronaut who flew on four Space Shuttle missions. A 1968 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, he became a Marine aviator and test pilot. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Bolden has received more than 689,521 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Charles Bolden is the 12,049th most popular politician (down from 10,803rd in 2019), the 5,836th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,403rd in 2019) and the 365th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Charles Bolden ranks 12,049 out of 15,710Before him are Santiago Derqui, Richard Helms, Rachid Sfar, José Pardo y Barreda, Elie Saab, and Enlil-bani. After him are Eberhard Diepgen, Pheidon, Agustín Eyzaguirre, Şemsettin Günaltay, Jenő Fock, and Enoch L. Johnson.

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Among people born in 1946, Charles Bolden ranks 385Before him are Gram Parsons, Alan Dean Foster, Caterina Caselli, Ognyan Gerdzhikov, Jüri Tarmak, and Ibn Warraq. After him are Jack Horner, Jan Decleir, Ricardo Maduro, Hiroshi Ochiai, Dave Holland, and Juan José Omella.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Bolden ranks 5,836 out of 15,968Before him are Sylvanus Morley (1883), Bob Lazar (1959), Bob Barker (1923), Marni Nixon (1930), Shannon Elizabeth (1973), and Fanny Bullock Workman (1859). After him are Octavia E. Butler (1947), Lucy Stone (1818), Irwin Winkler (1931), Enoch L. Johnson (1883), Steve Aoki (1977), and Tom Wopat (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Charles Bolden ranks 365Before him are Vernon A. Walters (1917), Caroline Harrison (1832), Thaddeus Stevens (1792), Dan Sullivan (1964), Al Smith (1873), and Richard Helms (1913). After him are Enoch L. Johnson (1883), Strom Thurmond (1902), Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann (1933), Helen Herron Taft (1861), Metacomet (1639), and Bella Abzug (1920).