Ellen Ochoa, an American engineer and NASA astronaut was born on May 10, 1958. Previously, she was the director of the Johnson Space Center. Her nine-day mission aboard Space Shuttle Discovery in 1993 made her the first Hispanic woman in space. Upon Michael Coats' retirement on December 31, 2012, Ochoa became director. In her role as director of Johnson Space Center, she became the first Hispanic and the second female director. Here are 10 quiz questions based on Ellen Ochoa life. Let’s play the quiz!