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 56,070 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Steven R. Nagel is the 214th most popular astronaut (down from 182nd in 2019), the 8,117th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,245th in 2019) and the 84th most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Steven R. Nagel ranks 214 out of 524Before him are Rodolfo Neri Vela, Marcos Pontes, William C. McCool, Sergei Avdeyev, James C. Adamson, and Valery Korzun. After him are Hans Schlegel, Marsha Ivins, Oleg Kononenko, Michael López-Alegría, Oleg Atkov, and Ernst Messerschmid.

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Among people born in 1946, Steven R. Nagel ranks 503Before him are S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Eduard Krieger, Carol Dweck, Klaus Wolfermann, Nicholas Stern, Baron Stern of Brentford, and James C. Adamson. After him are Ramsey Campbell, Alberto Colombo, Nader Al-Dahabi, Francesco Montenegro, Shahrnush Parsipur, and Angéla Németh. Among people deceased in 2014, Steven R. Nagel ranks 351Before him are Bobby Keys, Kira Zvorykina, Patrice Wymore, Željko Šturanović, Andriy Bal, and Elaine Stritch. After him are Glenn Cornick, Mark Strand, Rosemary Murphy, Elizabeth Peña, Angéla Németh, and Rinnat Safin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steven R. Nagel ranks 8,117 out of 15,968Before him are Kerwin Mathews (1926), Mimi Kennedy (1948), Alison Lurie (1926), Russi Taylor (1944), Frederick Seitz (1911), and Steve James (1952). After him are Marianne Williamson (1952), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Tina Knowles (1954), Eddie Bracken (1915), Mary Stuart Masterson (1966), and Maurice Stokes (1933).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Steven R. Nagel ranks 84Before him are Karol J. Bobko (1937), Robert A. Parker (1936), Joseph P. Allen (1937), Story Musgrave (1935), William C. McCool (1961), and James C. Adamson (1946). After him are Marsha Ivins (1951), Loren Acton (1936), Lisa Nowak (1963), Daniel Brandenstein (1943), Bryan D. O'Connor (1946), and Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper (1963).