Janice E. Voss

1956 - 2012

Janice E. Voss

Janice Elaine Voss (October 8, 1956 – February 6, 2012) was an American engineer and a NASA astronaut. Voss received her B.S. in engineering science from Purdue University, her M.S. in electrical engineering from MIT, and her PhD in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT. She flew in space five times, jointly holding the record for American women. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janice E. Voss has received more than 57,503 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 281st most popular astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Janice E. Voss ranks 282 out of 501Before her are Yury Onufriyenko, Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, Franz Viehböck, Yury Lonchakov, Guy Gardner, and James van Hoften. After her are Reinhold Ewald, Gerhard Thiele, George Nelson, Karen Nyberg, Roberto Vittori, and Yury Usachov.

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Among people born in 1956, Janice E. Voss ranks 364Before her are Marin Alsop, Eduard Nalbandyan, Sergio Brio, Jacek Wszoła, Sylvestre Ntibantunganya, and Mike Godwin. After her are Claudio Rodriguez Fer, Reinhold Ewald, Peter Chelsom, Manuel Vicente, Randy Jackson, and Zhantoro Satybaldiyev. Among people deceased in 2012, Janice E. Voss ranks 335Before her are Kitty Wells, Mitch Lucker, Phyllis Thaxter, Joel Goldsmith, Dirk Bach, and Miguel Abia Biteo Boricó. After her are Mike Kelley, Arlen Specter, Stephen Dunham, Lucille Bliss, Tommy Godwin, and Nina Bawden.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Janice E. Voss ranks 8,408 out of 12,171Before her are Joel Osteen (1963), Russell Johnson (1924), Clea DuVall (1977), Ellen Glasgow (1873), John Cameron Mitchell (1963), and Keiko Agena (1973). After her are Eliot Spitzer (1959), Gucci Mane (1980), Hiram Johnson (null), Emma Caulfield (1973), Kenny Harrison (1965), and Dorothy Height (1912).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Janice E. Voss ranks 120Before her are Brewster H. Shaw (1945), Jerome Apt (1949), Dale Gardner (1948), Frederick Hauck (1941), Guy Gardner (1948), and James van Hoften (1944). After her are George Nelson (1950), Karen Nyberg (1969), John Casper (1943), Ellen Ochoa (1958), Byron K. Lichtenberg (null), and Scott Altman (1959).