Charles Bolden

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Birthday
19, 1946
Birthplace
South Carolina
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
19, 1946 (age 71)
Birthplace
South Carolina

About

Astronaut who became the Administrator of NASA in 2009, making him the first African American to head NASA on a permanent basis.

Before Fame

He was a Major General in the U.S. Marine Corps and served in the military from 1968 until 2004.

Trivia

He is a veteran of four space flights.

Family Life

He married Alexis Walker in 1968 and had two kids.

Associated With

He was nominated to office by President Barack Obama.