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Tamara E. Jernigan

1959 - Today

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Tamara Elizabeth "Tammy" Jernigan (born May 7, 1959) is an American astrophysicist and former NASA astronaut. During her career she completed five Space Shuttle program missions (three on Columbia and one each on Endeavour and Discovery), logging over 1512 hours in space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tamara E. Jernigan has received more than 79,263 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Tamara E. Jernigan is the 294th most popular astronaut (down from 269th in 2019), the 11,073rd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,732nd in 2019) and the 128th most popular American Astronaut.

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  • 24

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  • 5.22

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  • 2.86

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Among astronauts, Tamara E. Jernigan ranks 294 out of 524Before her are Karl Gordon Henize, Oleg Kotov, Jean-Jacques Favier, George Nelson, Ulrich Walter, and David Wolf. After her are Carlos I. Noriega, Jeffrey A. Hoffman, Pamela Melroy, Byron K. Lichtenberg, Naoko Yamazaki, and Reinhold Ewald.

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Among people born in 1959, Tamara E. Jernigan ranks 460Before her are Daniel Xuereb, Armin Kogler, David Hyde Pierce, Hari Kostov, Akif Pirinçci, and Finola Hughes. After her are Agustín, Carlos I. Noriega, Lydia Lunch, Paul Gross, Saida Gunba, and Peter Pacult.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tamara E. Jernigan ranks 11,073 out of 18,182Before her are Amy Grant (1960), Jesse Jackson Jr. (1965), Ernest Cline (1972), Constance Wu (1982), Guy Mitchell (1927), and Walt Kelly (1913). After her are Tim Keller (1950), Thora Birch (1982), Charley Pride (1934), Irwin M. Jacobs (1933), William Wirt (1772), and Jeff Gordon (1971).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Tamara E. Jernigan ranks 128Before her are Kathryn C. Thornton (1952), Shannon Walker (1965), Michael Coats (1946), Karl Gordon Henize (1926), George Nelson (1950), and David Wolf (1956). After her are Jeffrey A. Hoffman (1944), Pamela Melroy (1961), Byron K. Lichtenberg (1948), Frederick Hauck (1941), Jan Davis (1953), and Ellen Ochoa (1958).