Home / English / When and why did Kalpana Chawla go to the U.S.? Who did she marry? English When and why did Kalpana Chawla go to the U.S.? Who did she marry? Posted on21/05/202216/05/2022 Updated on16/05/2022 Kalpana Chawla went to USA in order to pursue her master’s degree. She married a flight instructor Jean Pierre Harrison. Related posts: Where was Kalpana Chawla born? Why is she called an Indian-American? How did Kalpana Chawla become an astronaut? What gave her the idea that she could be an astronaut? What abilities must an astronaut have according to the journalist? What answer did Kalpana Chawla give when she was asked what it was like being a woman in her field?