Sally Kirsten Ride was the first American woman to fly in space, going aloft in the space shuttle Challenger in 1983 and again in 1984. (The very first woman in space was the cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, who flew aboard Vostok 6 in 1963.) Sally Ride ea...
May 26, 1951,
July 23, 2012
Sally Kristen Ride (May 26, 1951 – July 23, 2012) was an American physicist and
astronaut. Born in Los Angeles, she joined NASA in 1978 and became the first ...
In 1983, astronaut and astrophysicist Sally Ride became the first American
woman in space aboard the space shuttle Challenger. Ride died on July 23,
2012 at ...
Kids learn about the biography of Sally Ride, the first American woman astronaut
in outer space. The Space Shuttle Challenger.
Sally Ride was the first American woman to fly in space. For fun, she liked to run.
She also played tennis, volleyball and softball. Ride wrote science books for ...
Jul 24, 2012 ... And when Sally Ride did it in 1983 on board the space shuttle ... we give you a
few facts about the trailblazing, space-traversing American hero.
Sep 18, 2014 ... Sally Ride, shown aboard the Challenger in 1983, was well-known as America's
first female astronaut. A new biography reveals a private life ...
Sally Ride grew up in a home where she was always encouraged to try her best.
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Jul 23, 2012 ... Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, has passed away. She was 61.
This story on her life and accomplishments originally appeared ...
Sally Ride is yet another inspiration to women and kids all over the world.
Forging her name into the field of space aeronautics, she was a woman who