Yi So-yeon

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Birthday
2, 1978
Birthplace
South Korea
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
2, 1978 (age 41)
Birthplace
South Korea

About

The first Korean to fly into space, making South Korea the third country to have a woman as its first space traveler.

Before Fame

She was a researcher and earned her doctorate in biotech systems.

Trivia

She flew aboard Soyuz TMA-12 in 2008.

Family Life

She was raised by her parents in Gwangju, South Korea.

Associated With

She was born in the same country as musical artist Psy.