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Roberta Bondar

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Birthday
4, 1945
Birthplace
Canada
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
4, 1945 (age 72)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Canada's first female astronaut, she is also the first neurologist in space. She is a Canadian Medical Hall of Fame inductee.

Before Fame

She studied medicine at McMaster University and earned several other degrees from various universities.

Trivia

She performed experiments in the Spacelab on Space Shuttle mission STS-42.

Family Life

She grew up with one sister, Barbara.

Associated With

She and Sally Ride both became known for their work as astronauts.