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NASA’s first Indian astronaut and the first Indian-born woman in space. She died in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.
She grew up in Karnal, Haryana. In 1983, she married Jean-Pierre Harrison.
How did Kalpana Chawla die?
Kalpana Chawla's death was caused by Accident.
|Cause of death||Accident|
|Age of death||40 years|
|Birthday||March 17, 1962|
|Death date||February 1, 2003|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I stopped thinking about it after trying to figure out what are the lessons learned, and there are so many. After I had basically sorted that out, I figured it’s time to really look at the future and not at the past.Kalpana Chawla
We crossed the Himalayas in less than two minutes, and then you realise, ‘Oh My God, within an hour and a half, we have gone around the whole planet.’Kalpana Chawla
The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it.Kalpana Chawla
The quickest way may not necessarily be the best.Kalpana Chawla
I was interested in aerospace and flying, and the U.S. is really the best place in the world for flying.Kalpana Chawla