Taylor Wang Autograph

Taylor Gun-Jin Wang (simplified Chinese: 王赣骏; traditional Chinese: 王贛駿; pinyin: Wáng Gànjùn; born June 16, 1940) is a Chinese-born American scientist and in 1985, became the first person of Chinese origin to go into space. While an employee of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wang was a payload specialist on the Space Shuttle Challenger mission STS-51-B. More about Taylor Wang

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With ancestry in Yancheng, Jiangsu, Republic of China, Wang was born in Shanghai to Wáng Zhāng (王章) and Yú Jiéhóng (俞洁虹/俞潔虹). He moved to Taiwan in 1952 with his family. He studied his later part of elementary school in Kaohsiung, and graduated from The Affiliated Senior High School of National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, Taiwan. He later moved to Hong Kong. He started studying physics in UCLA in 1963, and received his Bachelor of Science in 1967, and his Master of Science in 1968, and his doctoral in low temperature physics - Superfluid and solid state physics in 1972

After completing his doctorate, Wang joined the California Institute of Technology's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in 1972, as a senior scientist. At JPL he was responsible for the inception and development of containerless processing science and technology research. He was the Principal Investigator (PI) on the Spacelab 3 mission NASA Drop Dynamics (DDM) experiments, PI on the NASA SPAR Flight Experiment #77-18 "Dynamics of Liquid Bubble," PI on the NASA SPAR Flight Experiment #76-20 "Containerless Processing Technology," and PI on the Department of Energy Experiment "Spherical Shell Technology." Read even more about Taylor Wang at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of Taylor Wang

The most expensive item with a signature of Taylor Wang (NASA Space Shuttle Astronaut TAYLOR WANG signed Litho 51-B) was sold in August 2012 for $117.50 while the cheapest item (NASA Cover, STS-51B, CHALLENGER, Launched, Signed By Taylor Wang, 4/29/1985) found a new owner for $0.99 in January 2020. The month with the most items sold (4) was February 2010 with an average selling price of $26.13 for an autographed item of Taylor Wang. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in August 2012 with $117.50 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $0.99 was January 2020. In average, an autographed item from Taylor Wang is worth $10.49.

Most recently, these items with a signature of Taylor Wang were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

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thumbnail1st Chinese Person in Space TAYLOR WANG Typed Letter Signed 1994$24.95logo
thumbnailastronaut Taylor Wang, original signature space cachet $6.00logo
thumbnailNASA astronaut Taylor Wang autographed signed letter$9.99logo
thumbnailNASA Astronaut TAYLOR WANG signed FDC cachet cover SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER$5.50logo
thumbnailNASA Cover, STS-51B, CHALLENGER, Launched, Signed By Taylor Wang, 4/29/1985$0.99logo
thumbnailNobleSpirit NO RESERVE Superb NASA Astronaut Taylor Wang Autographed 8x10 Photo$7.50logo
thumbnailShuttle Astronaut Taylor Wang Autograph Signed Mission 51-B Official Crew Photo$10.49logo
thumbnailTaylor Wang - NASA Astronaut - Autographed Official NASA 8x10 Photo$5.50logo
thumbnailTaylor Wang - NASA Astronaut - Autographed Official NASA 8x10 Photo$17.50logo
thumbnailTAYLOR WANG Astronaut/1st Chinese in Space NEATLY TRIMMED TYPED NOTE SIGNED$1.84logo
thumbnailTaylor Wang Authentic Signed 11x14 Custom Matted Photo w/COA NASA Astronaut $49.00logo
thumbnailTaylor Wang First Chinese Astronaut signed shuttle photo UNINSCRIBED$5.00logo
thumbnailTaylor Wang signed 8 x 10 photograph Astronaut SPACE SALE!!$26.76logo