Norman Thagard
#10128 Overall Influence

Norman Thagard

United States Marine Corps officer, aviator and astronaut

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Norman Earl Thagard , , is an American scientist and former U.S. Marine Corps officer and naval aviator and NASA astronaut. He is the first American to ride to space on board a Russian vehicle, and can be considered the first American cosmonaut. He did on this on March 14, 1995, in the Soyuz TM-21 spacecraft for the Russian Mir-18 mission.

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University of Florida
University of Florida

Public research university in Gainesville, Florida, United States

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Florida State University
Florida State University

University in Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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#2793 World Rank #1000 USA Rank
Engineering