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Walter Cunningham

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Ronnie Walter Cunningham (born March 16, 1932) is a retired American astronaut. In 1968, he was a lunar module pilot on the Apollo 7 mission. He was NASA's third civilian astronaut (after Neil Armstrong and Elliot See), and has also been a fighter pilot, physicist, entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and author of the 1977 book The All-American Boys. Following the deaths of Donn F. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Cunningham has received more than 348,201 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia. Walter Cunningham is the 92nd most popular astronaut (up from 139th in 2019), the 4,060th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,383rd in 2019) and the 41st most popular American Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Walter Cunningham ranks 92 out of 524Before him are Anatoly Berezovoy, Pyotr Klimuk, Stuart Roosa, Alfred Worden, Gennady Padalka, and Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov. After him are Ulf Merbold, Vladimir Lyakhov, Nikolay Rukavishnikov, Sunita Williams, Toyohiro Akiyama, and Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov.

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Among people born in 1932, Walter Cunningham ranks 208Before him are Enzo Mari, Saye Zerbo, Alfred Worden, Karekin I, Francis Arinze, and Max Gallo. After him are Nikolay Rukavishnikov, Vitold Fokin, Per Nørgård, Dana Scott, Tiny Tim, and Henri Nouwen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Walter Cunningham ranks 4,060 out of 18,182Before him are Katherine Helmond (1929), John Tukey (1915), Billy Blanks (1955), Elliott Carter (1908), Hope Lange (1933), and Toni Braxton (1967). After him are Howard Stern (1954), Tim Russ (1956), Antonia Maury (1866), Irene Cara (1959), Lisa Niemi (1956), and Holly Marie Combs (1973).

Among ASTRONAUTS In United States

Among astronauts born in United States, Walter Cunningham ranks 41Before him are Joseph A. Walker (1921), Gregory Jarvis (1944), Deke Slayton (1924), Scott Carpenter (1925), Stuart Roosa (1933), and Alfred Worden (1932). After him are Sunita Williams (1965), Donn F. Eisele (1930), William R. Pogue (1930), Rusty Schweickart (1935), Kathryn D. Sullivan (1951), and Anna Lee Fisher (1949).