Christa McAuliffe

American educator and astronaut
Sharon Christa McAuliffe was an American teacher and astronaut from Concord, New Hampshire, who was killed on the Space Shuttle Challenger on mission STS-51-L where she was serving as a payload specialist.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 2, 1948
HometownBoston, Massachusetts, United States
SpouseSteven J. McAuliffe (m 1970 - 1986)
ChildrenCaroline Corrigan , Scott Corrigan
ParentsGrace Mary Corrigan , Edward Christopher Corrigan

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US Mint begins distributing coin commemorating Christa McAuliffe

Distribution began Wednesday for a commemorative coin honoring Christa McAuliffe, the Concord teacher killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster in 1986.
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