Recipients of the Distinguished Flying Cross (United States)

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Top 10: Recipients of the Distinguished Flying Cross (United States)

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Clark Gable
  2. Amelia Earhart
  3. James Stewart
  4. John McCain
  5. Chuck Yeager
  6. George Bush
  7. Buzz Aldrin
  8. Wayne Morris
  9. Charles A. Lindbergh
  10. Sabu

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# Celebrity AgeDescription Views Rank
1. Clark Gable59*American actor 109,492 1,735
2. Amelia Earhart39*American aviator 53,000 3,390
3. James Stewart89*American actor and military veteran 42,926 4,529
4. John McCain78U.S. Senator from Arizona; 2008 Republican Presidential nominee 5,768 18,717
5. Chuck Yeager91American World War II flying ace and test pilot; first pilot to fly faster than sound 3,816 23,422
6. George Bush9041st president of the United States (1989–1993) 3,732 24,558
7. Buzz Aldrin84Astronaut Fighter pilot 3,623 24,226
8. Wayne Morris45*American actor and World War II flying ace 2,431 30,385
9. Charles A. Lindbergh72*Aviator 2,351 32,808
10. Sabu39*Actor 2,286 31,269
11. Paul Picerni88*American actor 2,186 31,491
12. Gary L. NorthUnited States Air Force general 1,734 36,282
13. Dan Rowan65*United States Army officer 1,678 37,119
14. Gene Roddenberry70*Television producer and Television writer 1,613 37,953
15. Joseph McCarthy48*Wisconsin politician 1,442 38,587
16. Douglas MacArthur84*American Field Marshal/General of the Army 1,439 39,834
17. Gus Grissom40*American, Astronaut 1,418 39,961
18. Norman Schwarzkopf78*United States Army general and recipient of the Purple Heart medal 1,418 39,917
19. Charles Blair, Jr69*American aviator 1,212 46,481
20. Elliott Roosevelt80*Army officer and author 1,167 45,299
21. Alan Shepard74*American astronaut 973 46,349
22. Mark E. Kelly50Astronaut, engineer 777 50,084
23. Eugene Cernan80Retired United States Navy officer and former NASA astronaut 705 56,560
24. George McGovern90*American politician 528 58,960
25. John Glenn93American astronaut and politician 513 59,233
26. Jim Lovell86American astronaut 498 60,325
27. Scott Carpenter88*Test pilot, one of the original seven American Project Mercury astronauts 326 72,422
28. Ted Stevens86*senior United States Senator from Alaska 322 70,930
29. Alexander Haig85*United States Secretary of State; United States Army general 233 80,848
30. Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr.29*American World War II pilot and Navy Cross recipient 232 82,480
31. Alexander Butterfield88Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration 194 88,594
32. Dieter Dengler62*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 180 91,639
33. Alan G. Poindexter50*American test pilot and astronaut 163 90,486
34. Curtis LeMay83*United States general 156 94,295
35. Benjamin O. Davis Jr.89*American World War II pilot, first African-American U.S. Air Force general 147 94,466
36. Don Herbert89*American television host 139 97,878
37. Silas L. Copeland81*American, Military 134 103,336
38. Gordon Cooper77*American, Personality 128 99,613
39. Roger E. CombsUnited States Air Force general 103 115,528
40. Henry H. Arnold63*United States general 85 115,190
41. Jerry Coleman89*American, Baseball 84 143,978
42. Cal Worthington92*American businessman 83 113,976
43. Deke Slayton69*Astronaut 81 115,623
44. James Robinson Risner88*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 69 120,887
45. Joe Foss87*United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient 68 125,523
46. Paul Tibbets92*American Air Force pilot 66 127,104
47. Wally Schirra84*American astronaut 65 122,672
48. Duane D. Hackney46*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 64 121,939
49. Bernard F. Fisher87United States Air Force Medal of Honor recipient 64 122,467
50. Edward O'Hare29*United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient 60 129,138
51. Lloyd Bentsen85*American politician 58 124,235
52. Charles Conrad69*American astronaut 55 130,111
53. James Stockdale81*United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient 53 134,810
54. Walter Grauman92American film and television director 51 139,521
55. Gary E. Luck77Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 49 132,251
56. Gabby Gabreski83*American, Military 48 147,223
57. David M. Walker (astronaut)56*American astronaut 48 136,143
58. Claire Lee Chennault64*US military aviator, fl. World War II 47 145,536
59. Donn F. Eisele57*American, Astronaut 45 142,082
60. Karl W. Richter24*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 45 147,115
61. Andrew P. Iosue86United States Air Force general 45 135,893
62. Frank Borman86American astronaut 45 140,944
63. Richard Bong24*United States Air Force Medal of Honor recipient 44 147,263
64. Eileen collins57Astronaut and United States Air Force pilot 43 140,828
65. Michael J. Smith (astronaut)40*American astronaut 43 147,264
66. Robert T. Smith77*World War II ace 42 146,470
67. Elwood Richard Quesada88*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 42 143,741
68. Bud Day88*United States Air Force Medal of Honor recipient 42 148,896
69. Wolfgang Reitherman75*American, Artist 42 139,768
70. Robin Olds84*United States Air Force general 41 143,487
71. David McCampbell86*United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient 41 153,233
72. James Jabara43*American flying ace 40 147,076
73. Hoyt Vandenberg55*United States general 40 149,446
74. Guy Gardner (astronaut)66American, Astronaut 40 153,311
75. Michael Collins83American Astronaut 40 144,546
76. Caleb V. Haynes71*United States Air Force general 39 154,864
77. Robert Stanford-Tuck70*British fighter pilot and test pilot. 39 193,632
78. Alfred G. Hansen81United States general 38 152,839
79. Theodore Van Kirk93*Recipient of the Silver Star 37 209,812
80. Alexander Vraciu95World War II fighter ace 36 155,324
81. Jeremiah Denton89*American politician 36 205,063
82. Jacob DeShazer95*Awarded both the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Purple Heart 35 168,452
83. Francis Gary Powers47*American pilot 35 158,352
84. Joseph Albert Walker45*USAF/NASA test pilot and astronaut 35 155,547
85. David Lee "Tex" Hill92*United States general 34 155,390
86. Daniel James, Jr.58*United States general 34 163,031
87. John C. "Pappy" Herbst36*American ace fighter pilot 34 154,889
88. S. David Griggs49*United States admiral 33 160,384
89. George Patton IV80*U.S. Army general 33 232,047
90. Scott D. Altman55Astronaut, Fighter pilot 33 169,469
91. Robert Jordan58*Novelist 30 172,231
92. Arthur Van Haren, Jr.72*Recipient of the Purple Heart medal 30 186,031
93. Crosbie E. Saint77United States general 29 159,852
94. Bernard W. Rogers87*former Chief of Staff of the United States Army 29 171,906
95. Louis ZamperiniAmerican, Other 29 -
96. Larry D. Welch80United States Air Force general 27 168,837
97. Melvin Zais64*American general 27 168,585
98. Bill Idelson88*American actor 26 176,973
99. Robert K. Morgan85*American, Military 26 179,347
100. Bert Shepard87*Major League Baseball player 26 169,138
* deceased (age at death)