Happy birthday, Ellen Ochoa! The American engineer, is celebrating her 59th birthday today. Ellen Ochoa is best known to the My9music.com as former astronaut, and the current Director of the Johnson Space Cente
Ellen Ochoa is an American engineer, former astronaut, and the current Director of the Johnson Space Center. Ochoa became director of the center upon retirement of the previous director, Michael Coats, on December 31, 2012.
Former astronaut credited with being the first Hispanic woman in space. She later held the position of Director of the Johnson Space Center.
She earned a doctorate in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 1985.
She flew on four space missions and became director of the Johnson Space Center in 2013.
She married and had a son with Coe Fulmer Miles.
She walked in the footsteps of Sally Ride and became
She was born onMay 10, 1958 (age 59)
Los Angeles, CA