ASTRONAUT

Leonid Kadeniuk

1951 - 2018

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Leonid Kostyantynovych Kadenyuk (Ukrainian: Леонід Костянтинович Каденюк, 28 January 1951 – 31 January 2018) was the first astronaut of independent Ukraine who flew into outer space. He flew on NASA's Space Shuttle Columbia in 1997 as part of the international mission STS-87. Kadenyuk held the rank of Major general in the Ukrainian Air Force. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonid Kadeniuk has received more than 45,427 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Leonid Kadeniuk is the 107th most popular astronaut (up from 113th in 2019), the 453rd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 406th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Ukrainian Astronaut.

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Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Leonid Kadeniuk ranks 107 out of 524Before him are Vitaly Sevastyanov, Talgat Musabayev, Anatoly Solovyev, Sunita Williams, Boris Yegorov, and Viktor Afanasyev. After him are Anatoly Filipchenko, Rusty Schweickart, Shannon Lucid, Vladimir Kovalyonok, Donn F. Eisele, and Gennadi Strekalov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Leonid Kadeniuk ranks 181Before him are Alvin E. Roth, Marc Surer, Alexander Bortnikov, John Scofield, Bob Iger, and Lee Nak-yeon. After him are Dennis Frederiksen, Viviane Reding, Jacques Villeret, Waldir Peres, Tony Danza, and Iván Fischer. Among people deceased in 2018, Leonid Kadeniuk ranks 208Before him are René Houseman, Frank Carlucci, Penny Marshall, Thomas S. Monson, Walter Laqueur, and Abdel Rahman Swar al-Dahab. After him are Nancy Roman, Barnabas Sibusiso Dlamini, XXXTentacion, María Dolores Pradera, Donald Moffat, and Shehu Shagari.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Leonid Kadeniuk ranks 453 out of 913Before him are Ilya Ilf (1897), Denys Shmyhal (1975), Jan Brzechwa (1898), Mieczysław Horszowski (1892), Emanuel Feuermann (1902), and Oleksiy Mykhaylychenko (1963). After him are Kazimierz Górski (1921), David Bergelson (1884), Anatoliy Bondarchuk (1940), Nikolay Shchors (1895), Myroslav Ivan Lubachivsky (1914), and Polina Gelman (1919).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Ukraine

Among astronauts born in Ukraine, Leonid Kadeniuk ranks 9Before him are Mirosław Hermaszewski (1941), Valentin Bondarenko (1937), Georgy Beregovoy (1921), Vladimir Lyakhov (1941), Leonid Kizim (1941), and Leonid Popov (1945). After him are Vitaly Zholobov (1937), Georgy Shonin (1935), Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (1948), Anatoly Levchenko (1941), Yuri Malenchenko (1961), and Yuri Gidzenko (1962).