Jim Wetherbee

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James Donald "Wxb" Wetherbee (born November 27, 1952) (Capt, USN, Ret.), is a retired United States Navy office and aviator, test pilot, aerospace engineer, and NASA astronaut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jim Wetherbee has received more than 49,074 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Jim Wetherbee is the 362nd most popular astronaut (up from 383rd in 2019), the 11,420th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,503rd in 2019) and the 172nd most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Jim Wetherbee ranks 362 out of 524. Before him are Timothy Kopra, Daniel M. Tani, Liu Wang, John Herrington, William G. Gregory, and Roman Romanenko. After him are Helen Sharman, Bjarni Tryggvason, Tracy Caldwell Dyson, Byron K. Lichtenberg, Andreas Mogensen, and Vladimir Dezhurov.

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Among people born in 1952, Jim Wetherbee ranks 536Before him are Ellen McLain, Bernard de Dryver, John Carl Buechler, Antônio Silva, Margit Schumann, and Michael Brook. After him are Don Was, Milena Duchková, Valeriy Pidluzhnyy, Christine Korsgaard, Sherrod Brown, and John Cornyn.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Wetherbee ranks 11,420 out of 15,968. Before him are Jennifer Lynch (1968), Lot M. Morrill (1813), Sinitta (1968), Samuel Chase (1741), Liz Cheney (1966), and Mike Bantom (1951). After him are Stephen Walt (1955), Jad Fair (1954), Michael O'Keefe (1955), Maxine Waters (1938), Elizabeth Lail (1992), and Tucker Carlson (1969).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Jim Wetherbee ranks 172Before him are Wendy B. Lawrence (1959), James S. Voss (1949), Timothy Kopra (1963), Daniel M. Tani (1961), John Herrington (1958), and William G. Gregory (1957). After him are Tracy Caldwell Dyson (1969), Byron K. Lichtenberg (1948), George D. Zamka (1962), Michael E. Fossum (1957), Andrew J. Feustel (1965), and Leroy Chiao (1960).