George Nelson

1950 - Today

George Nelson

George Driver "Pinky" Nelson (born (1950-07-13)July 13, 1950) is an American physicist, astronomer, science educator, and a former NASA astronaut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Nelson has received more than 15,063 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 643rd most popular astronaut.

Memorability Metrics

  • 15k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.80

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronauts, George Nelson ranks 285 out of 501Before him are Yury Lonchakov, Guy Gardner, James van Hoften, Janice E. Voss, Reinhold Ewald, and Gerhard Thiele. After him are Karen Nyberg, Roberto Vittori, Yury Usachov, Yuri Shargin, Aleksandr Skvortsov, and Sergei Zalyotin.

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Among people born in 1950, George Nelson ranks 421Before him are Kazuko Hironaka, Scooter Libby, Graham Parker, Mac Wilkins, Victoria Tennant, and Miki Sugawara. After him are Masami Kuwashima, Larry Perkins, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Tony Wilson, Yumi Umeoka, and Timothy M. Dolan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Nelson ranks 8,454 out of 12,171Before him are Rochelle Hudson (null), Scott Cooper (1970), Joe Lovano (1952), Randy Jackson (1956), Charles A. Beard (1874), and Chris Willis (1969). After him are Mark Romanek (1959), Debbie Gibson (1970), Andy Dick (1965), Andy Tennant (1955), Micky Ward (1965), and Pat Roberts (1936).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, George Nelson ranks 121Before him are Jerome Apt (1949), Dale Gardner (1948), Frederick Hauck (1941), Guy Gardner (1948), James van Hoften (1944), and Janice E. Voss (1956). After him are Karen Nyberg (1969), John Casper (1943), Ellen Ochoa (1958), Byron K. Lichtenberg (null), Scott Altman (1959), and Curtis Brown (1956).