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Nikolai Budarin

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Nikolai Mikhailovich Budarin (Russian: Николай Михайлович Бударин) (born April 29, 1953 in Kirya, Chuvashia) is a retired Russian cosmonaut, a veteran of three extended space missions aboard the Mir Space Station and the International Space Station. He has also performed eight career spacewalks with a total time of 44 hours. Named a cosmonaut candidate in 1989, Budarin's first space mission was a long-term assignment aboard the space station Mir in 1995. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Budarin has received more than 56,644 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikolai Budarin is the 246th most popular astronaut (down from 242nd in 2019), the 2,074th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,778th in 2019) and the 57th most popular Russian Astronaut.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.56

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  • 2.54

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Among astronauts, Nikolai Budarin ranks 246 out of 524Before him are Gennadi Manakov, Ivan Bella, Ernst Messerschmid, Eugene H. Trinh, Mike Massimino, and John Casper. After him are Janice E. Voss, Dale Gardner, John L. Phillips, Margaret Rhea Seddon, Salizhan Sharipov, and Aleksandr Nikolayevich Balandin.

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Among people born in 1953, Nikolai Budarin ranks 415Before him are Ricky Steamboat, Afonso Dhlakama, Pedro López Quintana, Larry Miller, Sally Menke, and Manouchehr Mottaki. After him are Arta Dade, Nadezhda Olizarenko, Michelle Hurst, Andy Hertzfeld, Hana Laszlo, and Kevin Nealon.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Nikolai Budarin ranks 2,074 out of 3,262Before him are Igor Presnyakov (1960), Aleksandr Privalov (1933), Boris Razinsky (1933), Mikhail Yefremov (1963), Boris Lagutin (1938), and Anfisa Reztsova (1964). After him are Vladimir Nevzorov (1952), Nadezhda Olizarenko (1953), Nikolai Tishchenko (1926), Valeriya (1968), Origa (1970), and Konstantin Lavronenko (1961).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Russia

Among astronauts born in Russia, Nikolai Budarin ranks 57Before him are Boris Morukov (1950), Sergei Avdeyev (1956), Yuri Baturin (1949), Oleg Atkov (1949), Yelena Kondakova (1957), and Valery Korzun (1953). After him are Aleksandr Nikolayevich Balandin (1953), Yury Usachov (1957), Mikhail Kornienko (1960), Mikhail Tyurin (1960), Aleksandr Laveykin (1951), and Vasily Tsibliyev (1954).