Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Virginia Ann "Ginny"


Personal data

Birthdate:  18.03.1955
Birthplace:  Detroit / Michigan
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1984 / ??.??.1987 / ??.??.1989
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 23.05.1984 / 05.06.1987 / 17.01.1990

Additional information

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the Michigan State University; Bachelor of Science in Physics von der Michigan State University; Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in Biophysics; at the time of selection employed by Bell Laboratories, Naperville, Illinois; semi finalist in NASA group 10, 12 and 13 selections; currently Senior Consultant, Vector Group, Inc.


Last update on January 03, 2008.