The Canadian PressMay 12, 2013 11:16
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield is scheduled to return to Earth on Monday after spending five months aboard the International Space Station.
Here are some facts about him:
—Born Aug. 29, 1959, in Sarnia, Ont., and raised on a corn farm in Milton, Ont.
—Married on Dec. 23, 1981, to Helene Hadfield, with three adult children: Kristin, Evan and Kyle.
—Becomes interested in flying from a young age and, as an air cadet, wins a glider-pilot scholarship at 15.