Ilan Ramon bio

Birth Name: Ilan Ramon

Occupation: Astronaut

Place Of Birth: Ramat Gan

Date Of Birth: June 20, 1954

Date Of Death: February 1, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Israeli

Ilan Ramon was born on the 20th of June, 1954. He was best known for being a Astronaut. The first Israeli astronaut, he was killed in Space Shuttle Columbia’s re-entry accident.

Ilan Ramon was born in Ramat Gan. He was a fighter pilot in the Israeli Air Force. He is the first foreign recipient of the U.S. Congressional Space Medal of Honor, awarded posthumously.

Ilan Ramon was a Gemini and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Ilan Ramon was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Ilan Ramon is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Ilan’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Ilan Ramon’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ilan Ramon’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Ilan Ramon kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Ilan Ramon was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ilan Ramon
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Ilan Ramon was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Ilan Ramon was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Ilan Ramon had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Ilan Ramon’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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