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Jim Wetherbee

1952 - Today

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James Donald "Wxb" Wetherbee (born November 27, 1952) (Capt, USN, Ret.), is a retired United States Navy officer 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 80,390 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Jim Wetherbee is the 431st most popular astronaut (down from 362nd in 2019), the 14,045th most popular biography from United States (down from 11,393rd in 2019) and the 223rd most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 19

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  • 2.70

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  • 3.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronauts, Jim Wetherbee ranks 431 out of 524Before him are Michael E. Fossum, William Frederick Fisher, Mark L. Polansky, David C. Hilmers, David Saint-Jacques, and Alexander Misurkin. After him are Robert S. Kimbrough, Jerry M. Linenger, Bruce E. Melnick, Steven Smith, Carl J. Meade, and Charles E. Brady Jr..

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Among people born in 1952, Jim Wetherbee ranks 654Before him are Tatyana Goyshchik, Kage Baker, Raman Singh, Garry Chalk, Joe Earl, and Bill Kristol. After him are Peter Tatchell, Jacqueline Barton, Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Bill Frist, Bob Corker, and Donald R. McMonagle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jim Wetherbee ranks 14,045 out of 18,182Before him are Kyle Hines (1986), Debra Granik (1963), Big Boi (1975), Nancy Kassebaum (1932), BT (1971), and Bill Kristol (1952). After him are Don Hewitt (1922), Robert S. Kimbrough (1967), Tom Price (1954), Jerry M. Linenger (1955), Susana Martinez (1959), and Craig McCracken (1971).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Jim Wetherbee ranks 223Before him are José M. Hernández (1962), Eric Boe (1964), Michael E. Fossum (1957), William Frederick Fisher (1946), Mark L. Polansky (1956), and David C. Hilmers (1950). After him are Robert S. Kimbrough (1967), Jerry M. Linenger (1955), Bruce E. Melnick (1949), Steven Smith (1958), Charles E. Brady Jr. (1951), and Kenneth D. Cameron (1949).