Faye Valentine (フェイ・ヴァレンタイン, Fei Varentain?) was a wanted bounty head and a member of the bounty hunting crew aboard the Bebop.
Faye was born on August 14, 1994 on Earth, in Singapore, as the daughter of rather wealthy parents.  As a child, Faye was shy but very positive and outgoing with her friends. She was a cheerleader in high school. One day, along with some friends, she recorded a message on an old Betamax videotape to be delivered ten years in the future as a time capsule. 
In 2014, at the age of 20, Faye traveled into space with her parents on a private spacecraft. An accident occurred on the ship, killing both of Faye's parents and severely injuring her. Faye's injuries were so serious they could not be healed with conventional medicine, so she was cryogenically frozen until a cure could be found for her condition. 
During her cryogenic sleep, the Gate incident destroyed the Moon, producing rock showers that caused massive destruction to the Earth's surface. As a result, data about Faye's identity was lost – the only thing left was her first ...