Taylor Wang

Astronaut

1940 –

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Who is Taylor Wang?

Taylor Gun-Jin Wang is an American scientist and in 1985, became the first ethnic Chinese person to go into space. While an employee of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wang was a payload specialist on the Space Shuttle Challenger mission STS-51-B.

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Born
Jun 16, 1940
Jiangxi
Nationality
  • China
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Los Angeles
Employment
  • Vanderbilt University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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