Kathryn D. Sullivan

1951 - Today

Kathryn D. Sullivan

Kathryn Dwyer Sullivan (born October 3, 1951) is an American geologist and a former NASA astronaut. A crew member on three Space Shuttle missions, she was the first American woman to walk in space on October 11, 1984. On June 7, 2020, she became the first woman to dive to the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench, the deepest part of the Earth's oceans. She was Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration after being confirmed by the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kathryn D. Sullivan has received more than 252,829 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 232nd most popular astronaut.

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  • 30

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  • 3.08

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  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronauts, Kathryn D. Sullivan ranks 233 out of 501Before her are Story Musgrave, David M. Walker, Mikhail Tyurin, Michael Coats, Norman Thagard, and Charles D. Walker. After her are Jean-Pierre Haigneré, Soichi Noguchi, Klaus-Dietrich Flade, John M. Lounge, Robert F. Overmyer, and Yuri Gidzenko.

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Among people born in 1951, Kathryn D. Sullivan ranks 382Before her are Pamela Bellwood, Steve Miner, Nitish Kumar, Bill Atkinson, Noritake Takahara, and Paulo Kassoma. After her are Bill Moseley, Roger Pontare, Jill Biden, Renato Zaccarelli, Gunnar Larsson, and Júlio César Leal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kathryn D. Sullivan ranks 7,445 out of 12,171Before her are Ferde Grofé (1892), Jennifer Carpenter (1979), Clyde Lovellette (1929), Levi Leipheimer (1973), Daniel Pearl (1963), and Fredric Lehne (1959). After her are Allan Arbus (1918), Hilary Hahn (1979), Sharon Mitchell (1956), Umaga (1973), Kevin Systrom (null), and Bill Moseley (1951).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Kathryn D. Sullivan ranks 96Before her are Margaret Rhea Seddon (1947), Donald E. Williams (1942), Story Musgrave (1935), David M. Walker (1944), Michael Coats (1946), and Norman Thagard (1943). After her are John M. Lounge (1946), Robert F. Overmyer (1936), Jeffrey Williams (1958), Jerry L. Ross (1948), Robert L. Gibson (1946), and Bonnie J. Dunbar (1949).