Christopher Cassidy

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Christopher John "Chris" Cassidy (born January 4, 1970) is a retired NASA astronaut and United States Navy SEAL. Chris Cassidy achieved the rank of captain in the U.S. Navy. His first spaceflight was on a Space Shuttle mission in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christopher Cassidy has received more than 573,014 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Christopher Cassidy is the 182nd most popular astronaut (up from 371st in 2019), the 6,963rd most popular biography from United States (up from 9,361st in 2019) and the 72nd most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 57.85

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  • 21

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  • 3.86

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  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronauts, Christopher Cassidy ranks 182 out of 524Before him are Taylor Wang, Anna Lee Fisher, Yury Malyshev, Joseph P. Kerwin, Pedro Duque, and Laurel Clark. After him are Donald H. Peterson, Frank De Winne, Charles Bassett, Yelena Kondakova, Roberta Bondar, and Samantha Cristoforetti.

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Among people born in 1970, Christopher Cassidy ranks 153Before him are Shane McMahon, Tetsuya Nomura, Chris Coleman, Martin McDonagh, Charisma Carpenter, and Michaela Schaffrath. After him are David James, Emmanuel Amunike, Teemu Selänne, Ken Leung, Louis Koo, and Yang Hyun-suk.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Christopher Cassidy ranks 6,963 out of 15,968Before him are Steve Lacy (1934), James MacArthur (1937), Tiffani Thiessen (1974), Ramsey Lewis (1935), Mark Henry (1971), and Steve Forbes (1947). After him are Arthur Alexander (1940), John Sedgwick (1813), Kathy Acker (1947), Miguel Sandoval (1951), Florence Bascom (1862), and Justin Hartley (1977).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Christopher Cassidy ranks 72Before him are Edward Gibson (1936), Clifton Williams (1932), David M. Brown (1956), Anna Lee Fisher (1949), Joseph P. Kerwin (1932), and Laurel Clark (1961). After him are Donald H. Peterson (1933), Charles Bassett (1931), John E. Blaha (1942), Robert L. Behnken (1970), Kathryn D. Sullivan (1951), and Karol J. Bobko (1937).