Dennis Tito
#7744 Overall Influence

Dennis Tito

American businessman

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Why is this person notable and influential?

Dennis Anthony Tito is an American engineer and entrepreneur, most widely known as the first space tourist to fund his own trip into space. In mid-2001, he spent nearly eight days in orbit as a crew member of ISS EP-1, a visiting mission to the International Space Station. This mission was launched by the spacecraft Soyuz TM-32, and was landed by Soyuz TM-31.

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Schools

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Private research university in Troy, New York, United States

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New York University Tandon School of Engineering
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#628 World Rank #239 USA Rank
Engineering
#2919 World Rank #1453 USA Rank
Business