List of space travelers by nationality

Abdul Ahad Mohmand, first Afghan in space
Franz Viehböck, first Austrian in space.
Frank De Winne
Dirk Frimout, first Belgian in space.
Marcos Pontes, first Brazilian in space.
Aleksandar Panayotov Aleksandrov
Georgi Ivanov, first Bulgarian in space.
Roberta Bondar, first Canadian woman in space.
Marc Garneau, first Canadian in space.
Chris Hadfield, first Canadian to walk in space.
Steven MacLean
Julie Payette
Robert Thirsk
Bjarni Tryggvason, born in Iceland
Dafydd Williams
Vladimír Remek, first Czech and first non-Soviet European in space.
Patrick Baudry, second Frenchman in space, born in Douala, Cameroon
Jean-Loup Chrétien, first French person in space and first non-Soviet European to walk in space
Jean-François Clervoy
Léopold Eyharts
Jean-Jacques Favier, born in Kehl, Germany
Claudie André-Deshays, first Frenchwoman in space (Mir, 1996)
Flew as Mrs Claudie Haigneré to ISS in 2001
Jean-Pierre Haigneré
Philippe Perrin, born in Meknes, Morocco
Michel Tognini
Sigmund Jähn, first German in space
Reinhold Ewald
Klaus-Dietrich Flade
Reinhard Furrer, born in Wörgl, Austria (1940–1995)
Ulf Merbold
Ernst Messerschmid
Thomas Reiter, first German to walk in space and first ESA astronaut to stay on the ISS.
Hans Schlegel
Gerhard Thiele
Ulrich Walter
Bertalan Farkas, first Hungarian in space.
Rakesh Sharma, first Indian in space.
Ilan Ramon (1954–2003), first Israeli in space, died on the Columbia.
Maurizio Cheli
Umberto Guidoni
Franco Malerba, first Italian in space.
Paolo A. Nespoli
Roberto Vittori
Toyohiro Akiyama, first Japanese man in space.
Takao Doi, first Japanese man to walk in space.
Akihiko Hoshide
Mamoru Mohri
Chiaki Mukai, first Japanese woman in space.
Soichi Noguchi
Koichi Wakata
Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor, first Malaysian in space
Rodolfo Neri Vela, first Mexican in space.
Jügderdemidiin Gürragchaa, first Mongolian in space.
André Kuipers
Wubbo Ockels, first Dutchman in space.
Fèi Jùnlóng
Niè Haishèng
Yáng Lìwei, first Chinese astronaut.
Miroslaw Hermaszewski, first Pole in space.
Dumitru Prunariu, first Romanian in space.
Viktor Mikhaylovich Afanasyev
Vladimir Aksyonov
Aleksandr Pavlovich Aleksandrov
Anatoly Artsebarsky*
Yuri Artyukhin (1930–1998)
Oleg Atkov
Toktar Aubakirov*
Sergei Avdeyev
Aleksandr Balandin
Yuri Baturin, first Russian politician in space.
Pavel Belyayev (1925–1970)
Georgi Beregovoi* (1921–1995)
Anatoly Berezovoy
Nikolai Budarin
Valery Bykovsky (born 1934)
Vladimir N. Dezhurov
Georgiy Dobrovolskiy* (1928–1971), died on reentry.
Lev Dyomin (1926–1998)
Vladimir Dzhanibekov*
Konstantin Feoktistov
Anatoli Filipchenko
Yuri Gagarin (1934–1968), first person in space.
Yuri Gidzenko*
Yuri Glazkov
Viktor Gorbatko
Georgi Grechko
Aleksei Gubarev
Aleksandr Ivanchenkov
Alexandr Kaleri*
Yevgeny Khrunov (1933–2000)
Leonid Kizim*
Pyotr Klimuk*
Vladimir Komarov (1927–1967), died during reentry of first Soyuz spacecraft.
Yelena V. Kondakova
Oleg Kononenko*
Valery Korzun
Oleg Kotov*
Vladimir Kovalyonok*
Konstantin Kozeyev
Valeri Kubasov (born 1935)
Aleksandr Laveykin
Vasili Lazarev (1928–1990)
Aleksandr Lazutkin
Valentin Lebedev
Alexey Leonov, first person to
Anatoli Levchenko* (1941–1988)
Yuri Lonchakov*
Vladimir Lyakhov*
Oleg Makarov (1933–2003)
Yuri Malenchenko*
Yuri Malyshev (1941–1999)
Gennadi Manakov
Musa Manarov*
Boris Morukov
Talgat Musabayev*
Andriyan Nikolayev (1929–2004), first astronaut of Chuvash descent
Yuri Onufrienko*
Gennady Padalka
Viktor Patsayev* (1933–1971), died in reentry.
Alexander Poleshchuk
Valeriy Polyakov, holds record for single longest spaceflight, 437 days
Leonid Popov*
Pavel Popovich*
Yuri Romanenko
Valeri Rozhdestvensky
Nikolai Rukavishnikov (1932–2002)
Valery Ryumin
Gennadi Sarafanov (1942–2005)
Viktor Savinykh
Svetlana Savitskaya, first woman to walk in space.
Aleksandr Serebrov
Vitaliy Sevastyanov
Yuri Shargin, first Russian military cosmonaut
Salizhan Sharipov*
Vladimir Shatalov*
Georgi Shonin* (1935–1997)
Anatoly Solovyev*
Vladimir Solovyov
Gennady Strekalov (1940–2004)
Valentina Tereshkova, first woman in space.
Vladimir Titov
Valery Tokarev
Sergei Treshchev
Vasili Tsibliyev*
Mikhail Tyurin
Yury Usachev
Vladimir Vasyutin* (1952–2002)
Alexander Viktorenko*
Pavel Vinogradov
Igor Volk*
Alexander Volkov*
Sergey Volkov*
Vladislav Volkov (1935–1971), died on reentry.
Boris Volynov
Boris Yegorov (1937–1994)
Aleksei Yeliseyev
Fyodor Yurchikhin*
Sergei Zalyotin – Soyuz TM-30, Soyuz TMA-1/TM-34
Vitaliy Zholobov*
Vyacheslav Zudov
All of the locations below were part of the former U.S.S.R. at the time of the cosmonauts' birth.
Vladimir Kovalyonok, born in Beloye, Belarus
Yuri Lonchakov, born in Balkhash, Kazakhstan
Talgat Musabayev, born in Kargaly, Kazakhstan, later a Kazakh citizen
Viktor Patsayev, born in Aktyubinsk, Kazakhstan
Vladimir Shatalov, born in Petropavlovsk, Kazakhstan, first person born in Kazakhstan in space
Alexander Viktorenko, born in Olginka, Kazakhstan
Anatoly Solovyev, born in Riga, Latvia
Georgi Beregovoi, born in Federovka, Ukraine
Georgiy Dobrovolskiy, born in Odessa, Ukraine
Yuri Gidzenko, born in Elanets, Ukraine
Leonid Kizim, born in Krasny Liman, Ukraine
Oleg Kotov, born in Simferopol, Ukraine
Anatoli Levchenko, born in Krasnokutsk, Ukraine
Vladimir Lyakhov, born in Antratsyt, Ukraine
Yuri Malenchenko, born in Svitlovodsk, Ukraine
Yuri Onufrienko, born in Ryasne, Ukraine
Leonid Popov, born in Oleksandriia, Ukraine
Pavel Popovich, born in Uzyn, Ukraine. First Ukraine-born man in space.
Georgi Shonin, born in Rovenky, Ukraine
Vasili Tsibliyev, born in Orekhovka, Ukraine
Vladimir Vasyutin, born in Kharkiv, Ukraine
Igor Volk, born in Zmiiv, Ukraine
Alexander Volkov, born in Horlivka, Ukraine
Sergey Volkov, born in Chuhuiv, Ukraine
Vitaliy Zholobov, born in Zburjevka, Ukraine
Sultan Salman Al Saud, first Saudi in space.
Ivan Bella, first Slovak in space.
Mark Shuttleworth, second
Yi So-yeon, first South Korean in space
Pedro Duque, first Spaniard in space.
Christer Fuglesang, first Swede in space.
Claude Nicollier, first Swiss in space.
Muhammed Faris, first Syrian in space.
Leonid Kadenyuk, first Ukrainian in space since independence.
Helen Sharman, first Briton in space.
• Asterisked space travelers were born outside the United States
Anousheh Ansari*, fourth space tourist and first female space tourist
Gregory Olsen, third space tourist
Charles Simonyi*, fifth space tourist
Dennis Tito, first space tourist
Loren Acton
James C. Adamson
Thomas Akers
Buzz Aldrin, the second person to walk on the Moon
Clayton Anderson
Andrew M. Allen
Joseph P. Allen
Scott Altman
William Anders*
Michael Phillip Anderson, (1959–2003), died on the Columbia
Jerome Apt
Lee Archambault
Neil Armstrong, first person to walk on the Moon
Jeffrey Ashby
James P. Bagian
Ellen S. Baker
Michael A. Baker
Daniel T. Barry
John-David F. Bartoe
Alan Bean
Robert L. Behnken
John E. Blaha
Michael J. Bloomfield
Guion Bluford, first African-American in space
Karol J. Bobko, first graduate of the United States Air Force Academy to become an astronaut
Charles Bolden
Frank Borman, commanded the first spaceflight to orbit the Moon
Ken Bowersox
Charles E. Brady, Jr. (1951–2006)
Vance D. Brand
Daniel Brandenstein
Roy D. Bridges, Jr.
Curtis Brown
David McDowell Brown (1956–2003), died on the Columbia
Mark N. Brown
James Buchli
Jay C. Buckey
Daniel C. Burbank
Daniel W. Bursch
Robert D. Cabana
Tracy Caldwell
Charles Camarda
Kenneth D. Cameron
Duane G. Carey
Scott Carpenter
Gerald P. Carr
Sonny Carter, (1947–1991)
John Casper
Robert J. Cenker
Gene Cernan
Gregory Chamitoff*
Franklin Chang-Diaz*
Kalpana Chawla* (1961–2003), died on the Columbia
Leroy Chiao
Kevin P. Chilton
Laurel Clark (1961–2003), died on the Columbia
Mary L. Cleave
Michael Clifford
Michael Coats
Kenneth Cockrell
Catherine Coleman
Eileen Collins
Michael Collins*
Pete Conrad
Gordon Cooper (1927–2004), the first American to fly in space for a day
Richard O. Covey
John Oliver Creighton
Robert Crippen, flew on first Space Shuttle mission
Roger K. Crouch
Frank L. Culbertson, Jr.
Walter Cunningham
Robert Curbeam
Nancy Currie
Jan Davis
Lawrence J. DeLucas
B. Alvin Drew
Brian Duffy
Charles Moss Duke, Jr.
Bonnie J. Dunbar
Samuel T. Durrance
Joe F. Edwards, Jr.
Donn F. Eisele (1930–1987)
Anthony W. England
Joseph Henry Engle
Ronald Evans (1933–1990)
John M. Fabian
Christopher Ferguson
Martin J. Fettman
Michael Fincke
Anna Lee Fisher
William Frederick Fisher
Michael Foreman
Patrick G. Forrester
Michael E. Fossum
Stephen Frick
C. Gordon Fullerton
F. Drew Gaffney
Ronald J. Garan, Jr.
Dale Gardner
Guy Gardner
Jake Garn, ex-U. S. Senator, first politician in space
Owen K. Garriott
Charles D. Gemar
Michael L. Gernhardt
Edward Gibson
Robert L. Gibson
Linda M. Godwin
Richard F. Gordon, Jr.
Dominic L. Pudwill Gorie
Ronald J. Grabe
Frederick D. Gregory
William G. Gregory
S. David Griggs (1939–1989)
John M. Grunsfeld
Sidney M. Gutierrez
Fred Haise
James D. Halsell
Kenneth Ham
L. Blaine Hammond
Gregory J. Harbaugh
Bernard A. Harris, Jr., first African-American to walk in space.
Terry Hart
Henry Hartsfield
Frederick Hauck
Steven Hawley
Susan J. Helms
Karl Gordon Henize (1926–1993)
Thomas J. Hennen
Terence T. Henricks
John Herrington, first Native American in space.
Richard Hieb
Joan Higginbotham
David C. Hilmers
Kathryn P. Hire
Charles O. Hobaugh
Jeffrey A. Hoffman
Scott J. Horowitz
Millie Hughes-Fulford, first female Payload Specialist
Richard Douglas Husband (1957–2003), died on the Columbia
James Irwin (1930–1991)
Marsha Ivins
Mae Jemison, first African-American woman in space
Tamara E. Jernigan
Brent W. Jett, Jr.
Gregory H. Johnson*
Thomas David Jones
Janet L. Kavandi
James M. Kelly
Mark E. Kelly
Scott J. Kelly
Joseph P. Kerwin
Kevin R. Kregel
Wendy B. Lawrence
Mark C. Lee
David Leestma
William B. Lenoir
Frederick W. Leslie*
Byron Lichtenberg, first NASA Payload Specialist.
Don L. Lind
Steven W. Lindsey
Jerry M. Linenger
Richard M. Linnehan
Gregory Linteris
Paul Lockhart
Michael Lopez-Alegria*
John M. Lounge
Jack R. Lousma
Stanley G. Love
Jim Lovell
G. David Low (1956-2008)
Ed Lu
Shannon Lucid* Holds women's spaceflight-duration record
Sandra Magnus
Michael Massimino
Richard Mastracchio
Ken Mattingly
William S. McArthur
Jon McBride
Bruce McCandless II
William C. McCool (1961–2003), died on the Columbia
Michael J. McCulley
James McDivitt
Donald R. McMonagle
Ronald McNair (1950–1986), died on the Challenger
Carl J. Meade
Bruce E. Melnick
Pamela Melroy
Leland D. Melvin
Edgar Mitchell
Barbara Morgan
Lee M.E. Morin
Richard Mullane
Story Musgrave
Steven R. Nagel
George Nelson
Bill Nelson, second politician in space
James H. Newman*
Carlos I. Noriega*
Lisa Nowak
Karen L. Nyberg
Bryan D. O'Connor
Ellen Ochoa, first Hispanic woman in space
William Oefelein
John D. Olivas
Ellison Onizuka (1946–1986), died on the Challenger
Stephen S. Oswald
Robert F. Overmyer (1936–1996)
William Pailes
Scott E. Parazynski
Ronald A. Parise (1951-2008)
Robert A. Parker
Nicholas Patrick*
James Pawelczyk
Gary Payton
Donald H. Peterson
Donald Pettit
John Phillips
William R. Pogue
Alan G. Poindexter
Mark L. Polansky
Charles J. Precourt
William F. Readdy
Kenneth S. Reightler, Jr.
James F. Reilly
Garrett Reisman
Judith Resnik (1949–1986), died on the Challenger
Paul W. Richards
Richard N. Richards
Sally Ride, first American woman in space
Stephen Robinson
Kent Rominger
Stuart Roosa (1933–1994)
Jerry L. Ross
Mario Runco, Jr.
Albert Sacco
Wally Schirra
Harrison Schmitt
Rusty Schweickart
Dick Scobee (1939–1986), died on the Challenger
David Scott
Winston E. Scott
Paul D. Scully-Power*
Richard A. Searfoss
Margaret Rhea Seddon
Ronald Sega
Piers Sellers*
Brewster H. Shaw
Alan Shepard (1923–1998), first American in space
William Shepherd
(Nancy Sherlock - see Nancy Currie)
Loren Shriver
Deke Slayton (1924–1996)
Steven Smith
Sherwood C. Spring
Robert C. Springer
Thomas Patten Stafford
Heidemarie M. Stefanyshyn-Piper
Robert L. Stewart
Susan Still
Frederick Sturckow
Kathryn Dwyer Sullivan, first American woman to walk in space
Steven Swanson
John
Daniel Tani
Joseph R. Tanner
Norman Thagard
Andy Thomas*
Donald A. Thomas
Kathryn C. Thornton, first woman to make multiple EVAs
William E. Thornton
Pierre Thuot
Eugene Trinh*
Richard H. Truly
Lodewijk van den Berg*
James van Hoften
Charles Veach (1944–1995)
James Voss
Janice E. Voss
Carl Walz
Rex J. Walheim
Charles Walker
David M. Walker, (1944–2001)
Taylor Wang*
Mary E. Weber
Paul J. Weitz
Jim Wetherbee
Edward Higgins White (1930–1967), first American to perform an EVA. Died in the Apollo 1 disaster
Douglas H. Wheelock
Peggy Whitson
Terrence Wilcutt
Donald Williams
Jeffrey Williams
Sunita Williams
Stephanie Wilson
Peter Wisoff
David Wolf
Alfred Worden
John Young
George D. Zamka