Thomas David Jones

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Thomas David Jones (born January 22, 1955) is a former United States astronaut. He was selected to the astronaut corps in 1990 and completed four space shuttle flights before retiring in 2001. He flew on STS-59 and STS-68 in 1994, STS-80 in 1996, and STS-98 in 2001. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas David Jones has received more than 69,629 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Thomas David Jones is the 445th most popular astronaut (down from 404th in 2019), the 13,070th most popular biography from United States and the 234th most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Thomas David Jones ranks 445 out of 524Before him are Mario Runco Jr., Steven Smith, Takuya Onishi, Mark L. Polansky, Mark C. Lee, and Kenneth D. Cameron. After him are Daniel W. Bursch, Charles D. Walker, James H. Newman, Alan G. Poindexter, Michael R. Clifford, and Sherwood C. Spring.

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Among people born in 1955, Thomas David Jones ranks 526Before him are Prakash Padukone, David J. Tholen, Ann Bancroft, Jan Versleijen, Rob Portman, and Ernie Grunfeld. After him are Sheldon Whitehouse, Cynthia McKinney, Vinod Khosla, Steingrímur J. Sigfússon, Patrick McCabe, and Evan Bayh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thomas David Jones ranks 13,070 out of 15,968Before him are Yoon Mi-rae (1981), Jill Bolte Taylor (1959), Laurie Bartram (1958), Kenneth D. Cameron (1949), Joe Crowley (1962), and Toby Fox (1991). After him are John Boyd (1981), Mathew St. Patrick (1968), Jennifer Stone (1993), Olene Walker (1930), Tom Corbett (1949), and Ronan Farrow (1987).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Thomas David Jones ranks 234Before him are Ronald M. Sega (1952), Mario Runco Jr. (1952), Steven Smith (1958), Mark L. Polansky (1956), Mark C. Lee (1952), and Kenneth D. Cameron (1949). After him are Daniel W. Bursch (1957), Charles D. Walker (1948), Alan G. Poindexter (1961), Michael R. Clifford (1952), Sherwood C. Spring (1944), and Robert S. Kimbrough (1967).