Oliver Daemen Biography, Age, Father, Net Worth, Wiki, Nationality, Instagram

He is the youngest person and only teenager to have flown in space.
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Oliver Daemen is a young high school graduate from Netherland. He is the son of Joes Daemen, who is the founder and CEO of the Dutch investment company Somerset Capital Partners. According to sources Oliver’s father won the runner-up bidding in space travel and the ticket was given to his son. This is the first spacecraft that flies with Youngest and oldest passengers.

Oliver Daemen Wiki/Bio


Oliver Daemen

Date Of Birth

August 20th, 2003


18 years old

Birth Place

Tilburg, North Braband, Netherlands

Net Worth

$100,000 to $500,000


Eline Daemen Dekker


Joes Daemen

Oliver Daemen Biography

Oliver Daemen (born 2003) is a Dutch space tourist who flew as part of the 2021 Blue Origin NS-16 mission at the age of 18. He is the youngest person and only teenager to have flown in space.

Oliver was born in 2003 in Oisterwijk, Netherlands, to Joes Daemen, who is the founder and CEO of hedgefund Somerset Capital Partners, and Eline Daemen. He attended the Odulphuslyceum in Tilburg and obtained his high school diploma in 2020. He is enrolled at Utrecht University where he is set to begin studies in physics in September 2021. He also holds a private pilot’s licence.

Oliver secured his seat on the New Shepard rocket through an auction hence making him Blue Origin’s first paying customer and space tourist. Initially a different person had actually won the bid to board New Shepard by paying $28 million, but he decided to take a future flight, causing Oliver’s father, who had bid the next highest amount, to become the winner, who in turn let Oliver become the passenger instead. After the successful flight on 20 July 2021, he became the youngest person to fly to space, succeeding Gherman Titov’s record at the age of 25 in 1961. The flight qualified him as an FAA commercial astronaut.

Oliver Daemen Age

Oliver Daemen is 18 years old, was born on August 20th, 2003 in Tilburg, North Braband, Netherlands.

Oliver Daemen Father, Mother

Oliver Daemen was born to Joes Daemen (Father) who is the CEO and Founder of Somerset Capital Partners and Eline Daemen Dekker (Mother) who is the Ambassador at Somerset Capital Partners Foundation. He has a sister named Charlotte Daemen.

A representative for the family uncovered Daemen’s pass to space was a blessing from his dad given the teenager’s advantage in space and avionics.

Oliver Daemen Girlfriend

Oliver Daemen has not disclosed any information regarding his girlfriend, currently, he is focusing on his career. However, once we receive any information about his love life we will keep you updated very soon.

Oliver Daemen price for flight

Daemen bid for the seat at an auction last month. However, he did not disclose the price of his tickets. Initially $28 million winner of the Blue Origin auction, who was originally scheduled to take part in the mission, the bidder remains anonymous due to schedule competition he chose to fly on a future trip. On 15th July 2021, Blue Origin tweeted “Welcome to the crew, Oliver! We’re grateful to have you as our first customer to mark the beginning of commercial operations.” Oliver took to Twitter to share his excitement “I am super excited to go to space. I’ve been dreaming about this all my life and I will become the youngest astronaut ever because I’m 18 years old. I am super excited to experience zero-G and see the world from above.” Added, “Flying on New Shepard will fulfill a lifelong dream for Oliver, who has been fascinated by space, the Moon, and rockets since he was four.”

Oliver Daemen

Oliver Daemen Net Worth

The estimated Net Wirth of Oliver Daemen’s is between $100,000 and $500,000.

Oliver Daemen Official Social Profiles

Instagram: @oliver_daemen

Twitter: Yet to be updated

Facebook: Yet to be updated


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