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						Jerry M. Linenger

Jerry M. Linenger

Date of Birth January 16, 1955
Age 68 years, 5 months, 1 days
Place of Birth Eastpointe
Country United States
Profession Astronaut
Horoscope Capricorn

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Jerry M. Linenger is a famous Astronaut, born on January 16, 1955 in United States. As of January 9, 2023, Jerry M. Linenger’s net worth is $5 Million. Linenger joined astronaut selection Group 14 at the Johnson Space Center in August 1992. He flew on STS-64 (September 9–20, 1994) aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery. Mission highlights included: first use of lasers for environmental research, deployment and retrieval of a solar science satellite, robotic processing of semiconductors, use of an RMS-attached boom for jet thruster research, first untethered spacewalk in 10 years to test a self-rescue jetpack. In completing his first mission, Linenger logged 10 days, 22 hours, 51 minutes in space, completed 177 orbits, and traveled over 4.5 million miles.

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Born January 16, 1955, and raised in East Detroit, Michigan, he is married to the former Kathryn M. Bartmann of Arlington Heights, Illinois; they have four children. Linenger graduated from East Detroit High School 1973. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in bioscience from the United States Naval Academy in 1977, a doctorate in medicine from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1981, a Master of Science degree in systems management from the University of Southern California in 1988, a Master of Public Health degree in health policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1989 and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in epidemiology from the University of North Carolina in 1989. Linenger retired from NASA and the U.S. Navy in January 1998, and presently lives with his family in northern Michigan..

Following his first mission, in January 1995, he began training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia, in preparation for a long-duration stay aboard the Russian Space Station Mir. All training was conducted using the Russian language, and consisted of learning all Mir space station systems (life support/electrical/ communication/attitude control/computer systems), simulator training, Soyuz launch/return vehicle operations, and spacewalk water tank training. He also trained as chief scientist to conduct the entire United States science program, consisting of over one-hundred planned experiments in various disciplines. A sampling includes: medicine (humoral immunity, sleep monitoring, radiation dosimetry), physiology (spatial orientation/performance changes during long duration flight), epidemiology (microbial surface sampling), metallurgy (determination of metal diffusion coefficients), oceanography/geology/limnology/physical science (photographic survey (over 10,000 photos) of the Earth), space science (flame propagation), microgravity science (behavior of fluids, critical angle determination).

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Jerry M. Linenger Net Worth

Jerry M. Linenger is one of the richest Astronaut & listed on most popular Astronaut. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Jerry M. Linenger's net worth $5 Million.

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Source of Income Astronaut
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Jerry Michael Linenger (born January 16, 1955) is a retired Captain in the United States Navy Medical Corps, and a former NASA astronaut who flew on the Space Shuttle and Space Station Mir.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Astronaut. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Jerry M. Linenger celebrates birthday on January 16 of every year.

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