“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Date of Birth:
November 28, 1951
Barbara Radding "Barb" Morgan is an American teacher and a NASA astronaut who participated in the Teacher in Space program as the backup to Christa McAuliffe for the ill-fated STS-51L mission of Space Shuttle Challenger. She later trained as a Mission Specialist, and flew on STS-118 in August 2007. Leading up to STS-118, Morgan joined Shannon Lucid and Sally Ride as female astronauts widely covered by the media.