American educator and astronaut
Christa McAuliffe (September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire. She was a member of the crew of Space Shuttle Challenger, who were killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
Sharon Christa McAuliffe
|Status||Killed during mission.|
|Died||January 28, 1986 (aged 37)|
|NASA Spaceflight Participant|
|Selection||1985 Teacher in Space Project|