Charles Duke
#8228 Overall Influence

Charles Duke

American engineer, retired U.S. Air Force officer, test pilot, and a former astronaut for NASA

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Charles Moss Duke Jr. is an American former astronaut, U.S. Air Force officer and test pilot. As lunar module pilot of Apollo 16 in 1972, he became the tenth and youngest person to walk on the Moon, at age 36 years and 201 days.

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Schools

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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United States Naval Academy
United States Naval Academy

United States federal service academy

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#715 World Rank #283 USA Rank
Engineering
#3685 World Rank #1748 USA Rank
Business