Wendy Lawrence

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Birthday
2, 1959
Birthplace
Florida
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
2, 1959 (age 59)
Birthplace
Florida

About

The first female graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy to fly in space.

Before Fame

She earned a Master's degree in ocean engineering from MIT.

Trivia

She flew on STS-114, the first Space Shuttle flight after the Columbia tragedy.

Family Life

Her father was a Vietnam prisoner of war and Superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy.

Associated With

She and Eileen Collins flew on STS-114.