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List of astronauts by name

This is an alphabetical list of astronauts, people selected to train for a human spaceflight program to command, pilot, or serve as a crew member of a spacecraft. For a list of everyone who has flown in space, see List of space travelers by name. More than 560 people have been trained as astronauts. Until recently, astronauts were sponsored and trained exclusively by governments, either by the military or by civilian space agencies. However, with the advent of suborbital flight starting with privately funded SpaceShipOne in 2004, a new category of astronaut was created: the commercial astr ...

List of women in the Heritage Floor

This list documents all 998 mythical, historical and notable women whose names are displayed on the handmade white tiles of the Heritage Floor as part of Judy Chicagos The Dinner Party art installation ; there is also one man listed, Kresilas, who was mistakenly included in the installation as he was thought to have been a woman called Cresilla. The names appear as they are spelled on the floor. Since 2007 the installation has been on permanent exhibition in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum, New York. This is a sortable list. Click on the column heade ...

List of islands by name

This is a list of islands by name. As this list is too long to be contained within this page, it has been divided into 26 different articles corresponding to their first letter, accessible from the table below.

List of saints named Teresa

Saints named Teresa include: Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross 1891–1942, Discalced Carmelite Nun, born Edith Stein Saint Therese of Lisieux 1873–1897, or Teresa of the Child Jesus, French Discalced Carmelite nun, and Doctor of the Church Saint Therese Couderc 1805–1885, co-founder of the Sisters of the Cenacle Saint Teresa of Avila 1515–1582, or Teresa of Jesus, Spaniard, founder of the Discalced Carmelites, and Doctor of the Church Teresa Margaret of the Sacred Heart 1747–1770, an Italian Discalced Carmelite nun Mother Teresa, Saint Teresa of Calcutta 1910–1997, founder of the Missiona ...

List of symphonies with names

While most symphonies have a number, many symphonies are known by their name. This article lists symphonies that are numbered and have an additional nickname, and symphonies that are primarily known by their name and/or key. Also various compositions that contain "symphony" or "sinfonia" in their name are included, whether or not strictly speaking they adhere to the format of a classical symphony. Sinfonia concertante is a different genre, and works of that genre are not included here, unless for those named works that are usually known as a symphony.