Jim Lovell
#2033 Overall Influence

Jim Lovell

American astronaut

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James Arthur Lovell Jr. is an American retired astronaut, naval aviator, and mechanical engineer. In 1968, as command module pilot of Apollo 8, he became one of the first three humans to fly to and orbit the Moon. He then commanded the 1970 Apollo 13 lunar mission which, after a critical failure en route, circled around the Moon and returned safely to Earth through the efforts of the crew and mission control.

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University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin., USA

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Southern California
University of Southern California

Private research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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United States Naval Academy
United States Naval Academy

United States federal service academy

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    #181 World Rank #66 USA Rank
    Engineering