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Ronald J. Garan Jr.

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Ronald John Garan Jr. (born October 30, 1961) is a retired NASA astronaut. After graduating from State University of New York College at Oneonta in 1982, he joined the Air Force, becoming a Second Lieutenant in 1984. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ronald J. Garan Jr. has received more than 51,312 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Ronald J. Garan Jr. is the 484th most popular astronaut (down from 454th in 2019), the 13,699th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,379th in 2019) and the 263rd most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 22

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  • 3.56

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Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Ronald J. Garan Jr. ranks 484 out of 524Before him are Sergey Ryazansky, Randolph Bresnik, Evgeny Tarelkin, Michael L. Gernhardt, Gregory Chamitoff, and Scott E. Parazynski. After him are Frederick W. Sturckow, Lawrence J. DeLucas, Richard M. Linnehan, Paul Lockhart, William Frederick Fisher, and Michael J. Bloomfield.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1961, Ronald J. Garan Jr. ranks 612Before him are Grant Hart, Takeo Matsuda, Dinesh D'Souza, Chanda Kochhar, Scott E. Parazynski, and Thomas Hoeren. After him are Frederick W. Sturckow, Pat Toomey, Brett Dean, Supriya Pathak, David Vitter, and Shiva Rajkumar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ronald J. Garan Jr. ranks 13,699 out of 15,968Before him are Sanjay Gupta (1969), Kirk Franklin (1970), Michael Beasley (1989), Nicole Beharie (1985), Curtis Axel (1979), and Bradley Beal (1993). After him are Jamal Mashburn (1972), Sam Berns (1996), Elizabeth May (1954), Jonathan Stark (1971), Debra Wilson (1962), and Eddie Steeples (1973).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Ronald J. Garan Jr. ranks 263Before him are Dominic A. Antonelli (1967), Donald R. McMonagle (1952), Kathleen Rubins (1978), Randolph Bresnik (1967), Michael L. Gernhardt (1956), and Scott E. Parazynski (1961). After him are Frederick W. Sturckow (1961), Lawrence J. DeLucas (1950), Richard M. Linnehan (1957), Paul Lockhart (1956), William Frederick Fisher (1946), and Michael J. Bloomfield (1959).

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