Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Bolger

Ciaran

Ireland

Personal data

Birthdate:  28.12.1962
Birthplace:  Dublin
Marital status:  married
Children:  
Selection date:  24.05.1991
Position:  LS
Status:  Ret. ??.09.1998

Additional information

Finished Trinity College in Dublin; Doctor of medicine (surgery); professor of clinical neurosurgery; in 2001 he worked at the department of neurosurgery in Beaumont Hospital in Dublin; one of four Irish candadates in 1992 ESA selection; was noticed on the shortlist of 25 candidate applicants by the European Astronauts Board Selection (EASB), but was not selected in 1992 and again 1998.

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