Gerald Carr

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Colonel Gerald Paul Carr (August 22, 1932 – August 26, 2020) was an American mechanical and aeronautical engineer, United States Marine Corps officer, naval aviator, and NASA astronaut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gerald Carr has received more than 12,056 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Gerald Carr is the 234th most popular astronaut (down from 192nd in 2019), the 8,707th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,642nd in 2019) and the 93rd most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Gerald Carr ranks 234 out of 524Before him are Bryan D. O'Connor, Jean-Pierre Haigneré, Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, David M. Walker, Anatoly Artsebarsky, and Jeffrey Williams. After him are Koichi Wakata, Janice E. Voss, John Oliver Creighton, Gennadi Manakov, Jerry L. Ross, and Bonnie J. Dunbar.

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Among people born in 1932, Gerald Carr ranks 372Before him are Howard Hodgkin, Nasif Estéfano, Robert H. Dennard, Ann Bannon, Roger Smith, and Peggy Ann Garner. After him are Beryl Bainbridge, Mikhail Ogonkov, Gaetano Starrabba, Alain Jessua, Suzy Parker, and Luke Askew.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gerald Carr ranks 8,707 out of 15,968Before him are Ólafur Darri Ólafsson (1973), Jonathan Richman (1951), Susan Anspach (1942), Dan Dailey (1915), Jane Krakowski (1968), and Robert Ridgway (1850). After him are Rikishi (1965), Kendrick Lamar (1987), Yancy Butler (1970), Curtis Fuller (1934), Sonny Perdue (1946), and Sean Michaels (1958).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Gerald Carr ranks 93Before him are Lisa Nowak (1963), Daniel Brandenstein (1943), Bryan D. O'Connor (1946), Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper (1963), David M. Walker (1944), and Jeffrey Williams (1958). After him are Janice E. Voss (1956), John Oliver Creighton (1943), Jerry L. Ross (1948), Bonnie J. Dunbar (1949), Mary L. Cleave (1947), and William E. Thornton (1929).