Born on August 29, 1959, Chris Hadfield is a Canadian astronaut (retired), engineer and former fighter pilot who is the first Canadian to walk in space and has flown two Space Shuttle missions. He also served as commander of the International Space Station. For more information, read the article below.

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Chris Hadfield Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Born in Sarnia, Ontario, he was born to Roger and Eleanor Hadfield. He was raised in a corn far in southern Ontario. He is of English and Scottish descent.

Chris Hadfield Affair/Married/Wife

He is married to his high school girlfriend Helene and have three children. Visit his twitter.

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Personal Information

  • Full Name: Chris Austin Hadfield
  • Nicknames: Chris Hadfield
  • Birthday: August 29, 1959
  • Age: 59 years old
  • Birthplace: Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
  • Education: Royal Military College, Royal Roads Military College
  • Profession: astronaut (retired), engineer, former fighter pilot
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Ethnicity/Race: he is of English and Scottish descent
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Spouse/Wife: Helene
  • Children: 3
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is of northern English and southern Scottish descent.
  • He has flown two Space Shuttle missions and served as commander of the International Space Station.
  • He was inspired as a child when he watched Apollo 11 Moon landing on TV.
  • In 2014, his name was added to the Wall of Honour at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario.
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