Award Winners Collier Trophy Winners List

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List of Collier Trophy winners from every year the award has been given out. All Collier Trophy winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Collier Trophy award are listed along with photos for every Collier Trophy winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Collier Trophy award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Collier Trophy are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Collier Trophy winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Collier Trophy winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Collier Trophy winners of all time. Anybody who won the Collier Trophy usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Collier Trophy-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Collier Trophy, so most of the famous Collier Trophy winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Collier Trophy?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use the items in this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. Examples of items on this list: Neil Armstrong, Robert M. White and more. (6 items)
Albert Scott Crossfield is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Collier Trophy Winners List
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Albert Scott Crossfield was an American naval officer and test pilot. In 1953, he became the first pilot to fly at twice the speed of sound. ...more on Wikipedia

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Forrest S. Petersen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Collier Trophy Winners List
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Vice Admiral Forrest S. Petersen was a United States Navy aviator and test pilot. ...more on Wikipedia

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Joseph A. Walker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Collier Trophy Winners List
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Joseph Albert "Joe" Walker, was an American World War II pilot, experimental physicist, test pilot with NASA, and a member of the U.S. Air Force Man In Space Soonest spaceflight program. In 1963, he made two X-15 Experimental rocket aircraft flights beyond the altitude of 100 kilometres —at the edge of outer space. These were the first spaceplane flights past that threshold and qualified Walker as an astronaut under both the rules of the U.S. Air Force and of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale. ...more on Wikipedia

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Neil Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Collier Trophy Winners List
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Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. He was also an aerospace engineer, naval aviator, test pilot, and university professor. Before becoming an astronaut, Armstrong was an officer in the U.S. Navy and served in the Korean War. After the war, he earned his bachelor's degree at Purdue University and served as a test pilot at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics High-Speed Flight Station, now known as the Dryden Flight Research Center, where he logged over 900 flights. He later completed graduate studies at the University of Southern California. A participant in the U.S. Air Force's Man in Space Soonest and X-20 Dyna-Soar human ...more on Wikipedia

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