Mark Shuttleworth, South African-British entrepreneur who is the founder and CEO of Canonical, the company behind the development of the Linux-based Ubuntu operating system, was born on September 18, 1973 as Mark Richard Shuttleworth ,.
In 2002, Mark Shuttleworth made history by becoming the second self-funded space tourist and the first African in space. He traveled to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft during a mission called "Soyuz TM-34" and spent eight days on the ISS as a space tourist. This journey into space cost Shuttleworth a reported $20 million, which he funded himself.
Born 4 days apart
Notable people are born as a set of twins and registered close together.
was conceived around December 12, 1972
and has 2 events
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286 days before
(or 9 months and 12 days)
278 days before
(or 9 months and 4 days)
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June 21, 1950
September 18, 1973
South African-British entrepreneur who is the founder and CEO of Canonical, the company behind the development of the Linux-based Ubuntu operating system
March 14, 1934
American astronaut, naval aviator, electrical engineer, aeronautical engineer, and fighter pilot
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