Susan Helms

1958 - Today

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Susan Jane Helms (born February 26, 1958) is a retired United States Air Force lieutenant general and NASA astronaut. She was the commander, 14th Air Force (Air Forces Strategic); and commander, Joint Functional Component Command for Space at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.Helms was a crew member on five Space Shuttle missions and was a resident of the International Space Station (ISS) for over five months in 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Susan Helms has received more than 275,762 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Susan Helms is the 296th most popular astronaut (down from 274th in 2019), the 11,126th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,439th in 2019) and the 129th most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 280k

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  • 42.20

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Susan Helms by language

Over the past year Susan Helms has had the most page views in the with 19,272 views, followed by Russian (1,948), and Spanish (1,596). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (113.88%), Hungarian (77.65%), and Javanese (43.77%)


Among astronauts, Susan Helms ranks 296 out of 556Before her are Christopher Ferguson, Jeffrey Williams, Umberto Guidoni, William H. Dana, Sergei Treshchov, and Donald E. Williams. After her are Donald Pettit, David M. Walker, Aidyn Aimbetov, Pamela Melroy, Alan G. Poindexter, and John Herrington.

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Among people born in 1958, Susan Helms ranks 506Before her are Jürgen Hingsen, Siobhan Fahey, Sergei Treshchov, Wilfred Benítez, Brigitte Latrille-Gaudin, and Lynn-Holly Johnson. After her are Smbat Lputian, Ulrike Tauber, Linnea Quigley, Lea DeLaria, Mile Isaković, and Maciej Płażyński.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Susan Helms ranks 11,126 out of 20,380Before her are George Simpson (1908), Robert L. Forward (1932), Simon Rex (1974), Vince Boryla (1927), Eben Moglen (1959), and Don Messick (1926). After her are Dana Ashbrook (1967), Kim Fowley (1939), Jessica Meir (1977), David Miscavige (1960), Mary Badham (1952), and Jim Neidhart (1955).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Susan Helms ranks 129Before her are Ellen Ochoa (1958), Steven Lindsey (1960), Christopher Ferguson (1961), Jeffrey Williams (1958), William H. Dana (1930), and Donald E. Williams (1942). After her are Donald Pettit (1955), David M. Walker (1944), Pamela Melroy (1961), Alan G. Poindexter (1961), John Herrington (1958), and Loren Shriver (1944).