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Steven R. Nagel

1946 - 2014

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Steven Ray Nagel (October 27, 1946 – August 21, 2014), (Col, USAF), was an American astronaut, aeronautical and mechanical engineer, test pilot, and a United States Air Force pilot. In total, he logged 723 hours in space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steven R. Nagel has received more than 61,709 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Steven R. Nagel is the 218th most popular astronaut (down from 214th in 2019), the 8,599th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,103rd in 2019) and the 91st most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Steven R. Nagel ranks 218 out of 524Before him are James P. Bagian, Michael López-Alegría, Bonnie J. Dunbar, Karol J. Bobko, Yi So-yeon, and Rodolfo Neri Vela. After him are Yuri Gidzenko, Donald H. Peterson, Anatoly Artsebarsky, André Kuipers, Liu Yang, and Henry Hartsfield.

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Among people born in 1946, Steven R. Nagel ranks 544Before him are Eric Van Lustbader, Valentin Gavrilov, Paavo Väyrynen, Abdul Qadir Bajamal, Thelma Houston, and Karen Silkwood. After him are Jean Eyeghé Ndong, Milton Viera, Simeon Simeonov, P. P. Arnold, Francesco Montenegro, and Vladimir Belousov. Among people deceased in 2014, Steven R. Nagel ranks 382Before him are Lode Wouters, Lucidio Sentimenti, Carla Laemmle, Kenny Wheeler, Peter Matthiessen, and Gennadi Gusarov. After him are Lori Sandri, Ian McLagan, Georgy Adelson-Velsky, Bert Williams, Jaroslav Walter, and James Foley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steven R. Nagel ranks 8,599 out of 18,182Before him are Vinnie Moore (1964), Alfred Romer (1894), Steve Schirripa (1958), Edwin Hedley (1864), Chris Stein (1950), and Debra Mooney (1947). After him are Susanna M. Salter (1860), Philander C. Knox (1853), Samuel Page (1976), Wilford Woodruff (1807), Jessica Hecht (1965), and Kim Stanley (1925).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Steven R. Nagel ranks 91Before him are James C. Adamson (1946), Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper (1963), Jerry L. Ross (1948), James P. Bagian (1952), Bonnie J. Dunbar (1949), and Karol J. Bobko (1937). After him are Donald H. Peterson (1933), Henry Hartsfield (1933), Loren Acton (1936), Lisa Nowak (1963), Bryan D. O'Connor (1946), and Norman Thagard (1943).