Jay C. Buckey

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Jay Clark Buckey, Jr. (born June 6, 1956, in New York City) is an American physician and astronaut who flew aboard one Space Shuttle mission (STS-90) as a Payload Specialist. Buckey briefly ran for the Democratic nomination to challenge New Hampshire Senator John E. Sununu, a first term Republican, when he was up for re-election in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jay C. Buckey has received more than 29,016 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Jay C. Buckey is the 506th most popular astronaut, the 14,064th most popular biography from United States and the 282nd most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Jay C. Buckey ranks 506 out of 524Before him are Gregory H. Johnson, Nicholas Patrick, Richard Hieb, Mark T. Vande Hei, James M. Kelly, and Charles D. Gemar. After him are Pierre J. Thuot, Jack D. Fischer, Joe F. Edwards Jr., Gregory J. Harbaugh, Jeanette J. Epps, and Sidney M. Gutierrez.

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Among people born in 1956, Jay C. Buckey ranks 579Before him are Tara Buckman, Sue Barker, James D. Halsell, Ashoke Sen, Lloyd Sherr, and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. After him are Ann Curry, Pat McCrory, Rajkumar Santoshi, George Burley, Gregory J. Harbaugh, and Peter Shumlin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jay C. Buckey ranks 14,064 out of 15,968Before him are Patty Fendick (1965), Jesse James (1989), Cathy Carr (1954), Courtney Jines (1992), Chloe Bridges (1991), and Charles D. Gemar (1955). After him are Brian Lewis (1974), Pierre J. Thuot (1955), Dennis Scott (1968), Jean Louisa Kelly (1972), Michelle Maylene (1987), and Matthew Conger (1978).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Jay C. Buckey ranks 282Before him are Duane G. Carey (1957), Nick Hague (1975), Richard Hieb (1955), Mark T. Vande Hei (1966), James M. Kelly (1964), and Charles D. Gemar (1955). After him are Pierre J. Thuot (1955), Jack D. Fischer (1974), Joe F. Edwards Jr. (1958), Gregory J. Harbaugh (1956), Jeanette J. Epps (1970), and Sidney M. Gutierrez (1951).