Roberta Bondar Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Roberta Bondar (Roberta Lynn Bondar)

Last Updated: 03 Dec, 2023 | Views: 379

Age: 78

Profession: Astronaut

Other Profession(s): Scientist, Author, Photographer, Educator, Neurologist

Famous For: Canada's first female astronaut

Higher Education: B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D, MD

Roberta Bondar Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
04 Dec, 1945 (78 Years 05 Months 15 Days)

Birth Country

Birth State/Province

Birth District
Sault Ste. Marie

Birth Sign


Roberta Bondar Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)
Roberta Bondar is a Canadian astronaut, neurologist, and accomplished scientist. Bondar is recognized as the first Canadian woman to journey into space. Bondar's passion for science and exploration was evident from an early age. Here is a brief overview of her life, career, achievements, and personal endeavors:

Roberta Bondar Early Life:
•    1945: Born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.
•    Bondar showed an interest in science and nature from a young age.
•    Bondar developed a fascination with space exploration and astronomy.

Roberta Bondar Career:
•    1972: Bondar graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor's degree in zoology and agriculture.
•    1974: Bondar completed a master's degree in experimental pathology at the University of Western Ontario.
•    Bondar pursued a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in neuroscience at the University of Toronto.
•    Bondar researched neurobiology, studying the effects of space travel on the human body.
•    Bondar joined the Canadian Space Agency's astronaut program in 1983.

Roberta Bondar Records:
•    January 22, 1992: Bondar became the first Canadian woman to travel to space as a payload specialist aboard the space shuttle Discovery.
•    Bondar conducted experiments related to the effects of microgravity on the human body and conducted research in various scientific fields.
•    Bondar spent a total of eight days in space.

Roberta Bondar Awards:
•    Bondar is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards and honors, including the Order of Canada, the Order of Ontario, and the NASA Space Medal.
•    Bondar is recognized for her contributions to space exploration, scientific research, and environmental advocacy.

Roberta Bondar Personal Life:
•    Bondar is known for her passion for photography and has published several books showcasing her stunning images of nature.
•    Bondar is actively involved in environmental conservation and advocates for protecting biodiversity.
•    Bondar continues to inspire and educate through public speaking engagements, sharing her experiences in space, and promoting scientific literacy.

Roberta Bondar Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 163 cm
In Meters 1.63 m
In feet & Inches 5'4"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 56 Kg
In Pounds 123 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Roberta Bondar Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Edward Bondar

Mother's Name
Mildred Bondar

Barbara Bondar

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