Sunita Williams

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Sunita Lyn Williams (born September 19, 1965) is an American astronaut and United States Navy officer who formerly held the records for most spacewalks by a woman (seven) and most spacewalk time for a woman (50 hours, 40 minutes). Williams was assigned to the International Space Station as a member of Expedition 14 and Expedition 15. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sunita Williams has received more than 4,817,672 page views. Her biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Sunita Williams is the 96th most popular astronaut (up from 104th in 2019), the 4,133rd most popular biography from United States (up from 4,482nd in 2019) and the 42nd most popular Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Sunita Williams ranks 96 out of 524Before her are Gennady Padalka, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov, Walter Cunningham, Ulf Merbold, Vladimir Lyakhov, and Nikolay Rukavishnikov. After her are Toyohiro Akiyama, Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov, Muhammed Faris, Donn F. Eisele, Aleksandr Pavlovich Aleksandrov, and Dirk Frimout.

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Among people born in 1965, Sunita Williams ranks 106Before her are Prakash Raj, Guido Marini, Yvan Attal, Reggie Miller, Kim Bodnia, and Muggsy Bogues. After her are Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus, Chris Penn, Quique Sánchez Flores, Mikhail Prokhorov, Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo, and E-Type.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sunita Williams ranks 4,133 out of 18,182Before her are Mort Shuman (1938), John C. Lilly (1915), Stan Winston (1946), Pamela Sue Martin (1953), Herman Kahn (1922), and Emma Lazarus (1849). After her are Melissa Etheridge (1961), Chuck Schuldiner (1967), Lewis Boss (1846), Doug Clifford (1945), Frank Morgan (1890), and Jim Davis (1909).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Sunita Williams ranks 42Before her are Gregory Jarvis (1944), Deke Slayton (1924), Scott Carpenter (1925), Stuart Roosa (1933), Alfred Worden (1932), and Walter Cunningham (1932). After her are Donn F. Eisele (1930), William R. Pogue (1930), Rusty Schweickart (1935), Kathryn D. Sullivan (1951), Anna Lee Fisher (1949), and Mae Jemison (1956).

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