Dirk Frimout

Dirk Frimout

Status: Retired
3/21/1941 –
Nationality: Belgian
Type: Government
Agency: European Space Agency

Dirk Dries David Damiaan, Viscount Frimout (born 21 March 1941 in Poperinge, Belgium) is an astrophysicist for the European Space Agency. He flew aboard NASA Space Shuttle mision STS-45 as a payload specialist, making him the first Belgian in space.

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