Dale Gardner

1948 - 2014

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Dale Allan Gardner (November 8, 1948 – February 19, 2014) was a NASA astronaut, and naval flight officer who flew two Space Shuttle missions during the mid 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dale Gardner has received more than 63,717 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Dale Gardner is the 284th most popular astronaut (down from 272nd in 2019), the 10,131st most popular biography from United States (down from 8,251st in 2019) and the 124th most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Dale Gardner ranks 284 out of 524Before him are Yi So-yeon, Robert L. Gibson, Franz Viehböck, William S. McArthur, Zhai Zhigang, and Fei Junlong. After him are George Nelson, Christina Koch, Luca Parmitano, Catherine Coleman, Nie Haisheng, and Oleg Kotov.

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Among people born in 1948, Dale Gardner ranks 532Before him are Élie Doté, Srgjan Kerim, Patrice Rio, Fred Hampton, Eizo Kenmotsu, and Stephen Schwartz. After him are John Dew, Andy Fairweather Low, Michael Kitchen, Lewis Black, Lester Bangs, and Trevor Brooking. Among people deceased in 2014, Dale Gardner ranks 396Before him are Bruno Zumino, Rik Mayall, Don Keefer, Malik Bendjelloul, Robert Ashley, and Gerald Wilson. After him are Fyodor Cherenkov, Viscera, Tony Crook, Maicon Pereira de Oliveira, John Holt, and Bobby Collins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dale Gardner ranks 10,131 out of 15,968Before him are Tory Belleci (1970), Dick Butkus (1942), Dolph Ziggler (1980), Fred Savage (1976), Dana Ashbrook (1967), and Alexei Panshin (1940). After him are Danielle Harris (1977), James Skivring Smith (1825), Betty Everett (1939), Jamie Lynn Spears (1991), Freddy Rodriguez (1975), and Theo Rossi (1975).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Dale Gardner ranks 124Before him are Donald E. Williams (1942), Kathryn P. Hire (1959), Mike Massimino (1962), José M. Hernández (1962), Robert L. Gibson (1946), and William S. McArthur (1951). After him are George Nelson (1950), Christina Koch (1979), Catherine Coleman (1960), Susan Helms (1958), Stephen Bowen (1964), and Jeffrey A. Hoffman (1944).