James C. Adamson

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James Craig Adamson (born March 3, 1946) is a former NASA astronaut and retired Colonel of the United States Army. He is married with 3 children. James Adamson flew on two missions, STS-28 and STS-43, and completed 263 orbits and 334 hours in space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James C. Adamson has received more than 61,349 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). James C. Adamson is the 212th most popular astronaut (up from 218th in 2019), the 8,099th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,138th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, James C. Adamson ranks 212 out of 524Before him are Ivan Bella, Piers Sellers, Rodolfo Neri Vela, Marcos Pontes, William C. McCool, and Sergei Avdeyev. After him are Valery Korzun, Steven R. Nagel, Hans Schlegel, Marsha Ivins, Oleg Kononenko, and Michael López-Alegría.

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Among people born in 1946, James C. Adamson ranks 502Before him are Tom Harrell, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Eduard Krieger, Carol Dweck, Klaus Wolfermann, and Nicholas Stern, Baron Stern of Brentford. After him are Steven R. Nagel, Ramsey Campbell, Alberto Colombo, Nader Al-Dahabi, Francesco Montenegro, and Shahrnush Parsipur.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James C. Adamson ranks 8,099 out of 15,968Before him are Justin Henry (1971), Alison Brie (1982), Walter Frederick Morrison (1920), Bobby Hutcherson (1941), Eddie Kaye Thomas (1980), and John Antoine Nau (1860). After him are Anthony Braxton (1945), Lili Reinhart (1996), Michael Ritchie (1938), Edward Dillon (1879), Nikki Reed (1988), and Joe Rogan (1967).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, James C. Adamson ranks 83Before him are Kathryn D. Sullivan (1951), Karol J. Bobko (1937), Robert A. Parker (1936), Joseph P. Allen (1937), Story Musgrave (1935), and William C. McCool (1961). After him are Steven R. Nagel (1946), Marsha Ivins (1951), Loren Acton (1936), Lisa Nowak (1963), Daniel Brandenstein (1943), and Bryan D. O'Connor (1946).