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Who was Kalpana Chawla?
American astronaut Kalpana Chawla, who was of Indian descent, died on February 1, 2003, was born on March 17, 1962. She entered space as the first Indian woman and Indian-American astronaut, respectively. Jean-Pierre Harrison, a flight instructor, was her husband.On March 17, 1962, Kalpana Chawla was born in Karnal, Haryana. The University of Texas awarded her a master’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering. University of Colorado Boulder is where she obtained her doctorate.
|Full Name||Kalpana Chawla|
|DOB||March 17, 1962|
|Age||Died on February 1, 2003|
|Birth Place||Karnal, Haryana|
|Current Location||Died on February 1, 2003|
What was Kalpana Chawla’s caste? He belongs to the Arora community.
What was Kalpana Chawla‘s age? Died on February 1, 2003.
|School||Local High School|
|Alma Mater||University of Colorado Boulder, University of Texas|
|Highest Qualification||Master’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering|
Chawla started working at NASA Ames Research Centre in 1988, where she conducted research on computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Chawla had a commercial pilot’s licence and was certified as a flight instructor for aircraft. Chawla was the first Indian woman to travel to space, starting her first mission on November 19, 1997. Chawla was chosen for her second flight as a member of the STS-107 crew in 2000. One of the seven people who perished in the Space Shuttle Columbia accident on February 1, 2003, was Kalpana.
Height & Weight
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (approx)|
What was Kalpana Chawla’s height? She has a height of 5 feet 6 inches (approx) and a weight of 59kg (approx).
What is Kalpana Chawla’s Net Worth? Her net worth is 77M USD (approx) as of 2023.
Family, Marital Status, Husband
|Husband||Jean Pierre Harrison|
|Father / Mother||Will Update|
Kalpana Chawla married Jean Pierre Harrison, an American man.
Likes & Dislikes
|Favourite Actor||Walter Bruce Willis|
|Favourite Actress||Demi Moore|
|Favourite Food||American Cuisine|
|Favourite Place||Washington DC|