Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor

1972 - Today

Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor

Dato' Dr. Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor Al Masrie bin Sheikh Mustapha (born 27 July 1972) is a Malaysian orthopaedic surgeon and the first Malaysian astronaut. He launched to the International Space Station aboard Soyuz TMA-11 with the Expedition 16 crew on 10 October 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor has received more than 412,909 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 276th most popular astronaut.

Memorability Metrics

  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 37.81

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronauts, Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor ranks 277 out of 501Before him are Dale Gardner, Frederick Hauck, Fei Junlong, Oleg Kotov, Umberto Guidoni, and Yury Onufriyenko. After him are Franz Viehböck, Yury Lonchakov, Guy Gardner, James van Hoften, Janice E. Voss, and Reinhold Ewald.

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Among people born in 1972, Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor ranks 289Before him are Manny Ramirez, Go Oiwa, Radek Bejbl, Khary Payton, Rory Cochrane, and Jaromír Blažek. After him are Ken Hirai, Gilles Lellouche, Catherine Siachoque, Melissa Ponzio, Pierre Amine Gemayel, and Sam Houser.

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In Malaysia

Among people born in Malaysia, Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor ranks 30 out of 40Before him are Tsai Ming-liang (1957), Claudia Wells (1966), Anthony Soter Fernandez (1930), Lee Chong Wei (1982), Subkhiddin Mohd Salleh (1966), and Tony Fernandes (1964). After him are Alex Yoong (1976), Guy Sebastian (1981), Fairuz Fauzy (1982), Shaun Maloney (1983), Nicol David (null), and Pandelela Rinong (1993).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Malaysia

Among astronauts born in Malaysia, Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor ranks 1

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