David M. Walker

1944 - 2001

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David Mathieson "Dave" Walker (May 20, 1944 – April 23, 2001), (Capt, USN), was an American naval officer and aviator, fighter pilot, test pilot, and a former NASA astronaut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David M. Walker has received more than 2,627 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. David M. Walker is the 231st most popular astronaut (down from 229th in 2019), the 8,651st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,350th in 2019) and the 91st most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, David M. Walker ranks 231 out of 524Before him are Lisa Nowak, Daniel Brandenstein, Liu Yang, Bryan D. O'Connor, Jean-Pierre Haigneré, and Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper. After him are Anatoly Artsebarsky, Jeffrey Williams, Gerald Carr, Koichi Wakata, Janice E. Voss, and John Oliver Creighton.

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Among people born in 1944, David M. Walker ranks 472Before him are Jane Lapotaire, Miklós Páncsics, Alexander Berzin, Didier Couécou, Peter Giles, and Gunnar Asmussen. After him are Emanuel Steward, Salmaan Taseer, Jac Nellemann, John Sebastian, Simon Blackburn, and Itzhak Vissoker. Among people deceased in 2001, David M. Walker ranks 221Before him are Pauline Kael, Ann Sothern, Carroll O'Connor, Michael Ritchie, Kim Stanley, and Josef Peters. After him are Ronnie Allen, Ruhi Sarıalp, Otto Stuppacher, Julie Bishop, Billy Higgins, and Govan Mbeki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David M. Walker ranks 8,651 out of 15,968Before him are Harold Eugene Edgerton (1903), Don Stark (1954), Lisa Marie (1968), Spencer Dryden (1938), Vincent Sherman (1906), and Paul Winchell (1922). After him are Red Amick (1929), Merna Kennedy (1908), Dan Gilroy (1959), Tracii Guns (1966), Stanton T. Friedman (1934), and James Juvenal (1874).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, David M. Walker ranks 91Before him are Marsha Ivins (1951), Loren Acton (1936), Lisa Nowak (1963), Daniel Brandenstein (1943), Bryan D. O'Connor (1946), and Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper (1963). After him are Jeffrey Williams (1958), Gerald Carr (1932), Janice E. Voss (1956), John Oliver Creighton (1943), Jerry L. Ross (1948), and Bonnie J. Dunbar (1949).