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|Birth Name||Oliver Daemen.|
|In Limelight as||Youngest Astronaut.|
|Birth Date||August 20, 2002.|
|Birth Place||Tilburg, Netherlands.|
|School||St Odulphus Lyceum High school.|
|Pilot Training||Grupo One Air Aviacion Sl.|
|Parents||Mother: Eline Daemen Dekker.|
Father: Joes Daemen.
|Siblings||Sister: Charlotte Daemen.|
|Height||In meters: 1.73 m.|
In feet: 5' 8".
In centimeters: 173 cm.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
Frans van Houten.
Somerset Capital Partners.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.
|Last Update||22 July 2021 (© Copyright- Celebsweek.com).|
New Shepard First Paying Customer Oliver Daemen Biography
- Netherlands 18 years old Youngest Astronaut Oliver Daemen is in the headlines since he became the first highest bidder of the New Shepard Mission.
- This journey to space was particularly thrilling for him because, in the first human flight of New Shepard, he got a chance to go with Jeff Bezos, Mark Bezos, and Wally Funk on July 20, 2021.
- He would not have this opportunity today if the previously unknown buyer did not refuse to fly due to personal schedule conflicts.
- Since childhood, Oliver wanted to go in space, and for completing his wish, his father paid $28 Million for this space journey; after that, Daemen become the New Shepard First Paying Customer.
- Aside from venturing to orbit with Jeff Bezos, this emerging pilot is a space enthusiast with a private pilot’s license.
- From 2020 to 2021, to become a pilot, he got the training from “Grupo One Air Aviacion Sl,” from where he got his Private Pilot License.
- The 5 feet 8 inches height Oliver Daemen was born on August 20, 2002, in Tilburg Municipality in the Netherlands.
- Being born into an affluent family, he gets everything he wants from his mother, Eline Daemen Dekker, and father, Joes Daemen.
- His dad Joes Daemen is the Founder & CEO of Somerset Capital Partners, and his mom, Eline Daemen Dekker, is an Ambassador of Somerset Capital.
- Oliver’s education journey began in 2014 by joining the St Odulphus Lyceum High school in Tilburg and got his high school diploma in 2020.
- In 2021, he decided to pursue his education, and for this, he enrolled at Utrecht University, where he will begin his studies in physics in September.
- Growing up in a good environment, he aspires to establish a mark for himself; that’s why people like Frans van Houten, Elon Musk, and Jeff Bezos are his idols.
- In addition to his academics, Daemen loves Diving, Wakeboarding, and Surfboarding, as seen in his Instagram photos.