Ken Bowersox

1956 - Today

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Kenneth Dwane "Sox" Bowersox (born November 14, 1956) is a United States Navy officer, and a former NASA astronaut. He is a veteran of five Space Shuttle launches and an extended stay aboard the International Space Station. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ken Bowersox has received more than 73,450 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Ken Bowersox is the 390th most popular astronaut, the 12,077th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,598th in 2019) and the 192nd most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 21

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  • 3.42

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Among astronauts, Ken Bowersox ranks 390 out of 524. Before him are David Saint-Jacques, Andy Thomas, Jon McBride, F. Drew Gaffney, Eric Boe, and Joseph R. Tanner. After him are Samuel T. Durrance, Charles L. Veach, Kenneth Cockrell, Steven Swanson, Frederick D. Gregory, and Carl J. Meade.

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Among people born in 1956, Ken Bowersox ranks 517Before him are Soraya Post, Willie Banks, Guy Maddin, Debby Boone, Tetsuro Miura, and Peter Norvig. After him are Shamil Serikov, Graham Watson, David Sedaris, John Romita Jr., Susumu Katsumata, and Betsy Nagelsen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ken Bowersox ranks 12,077 out of 15,968. Before him are Jim Gilmore (1949), Chris Shiflett (1971), Errol Morris (1948), JC Chasez (1976), BiBi Jones (1991), and Domonique Simone (1971). After him are Kelly Stables (1978), Zoey Deutch (1994), Doug Jones (1954), Samuel T. Durrance (1943), Willye White (1939), and 2 Chainz (1977).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Ken Bowersox ranks 192Before him are Michael S. Hopkins (1968), Janet L. Kavandi (1959), Jon McBride (1943), F. Drew Gaffney (1946), Eric Boe (1964), and Joseph R. Tanner (1950). After him are Samuel T. Durrance (1943), Charles L. Veach (1944), Kenneth Cockrell (1950), Steven Swanson (1960), Frederick D. Gregory (1941), and Brian Duffy (1953).