Mae Carol Jemison (born October 17, 1956) is an American engineer, physician
and NASA ..... In 2006, Jemison participated in African American Lives, a PBS
television miniseries hosted by Henry Louis...
Mae C. Jemison is the first African-American female astronaut. Learn more about
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Mae Jemison was the first black woman to become an astronaut. She overcame
hardships ... her dreams. This is a timeline of her life. ... Date, Event. October 17 ...
Aug 17, 2012 ... Biography of Dr. Mae C. Jemison — physician, scientist, teacher and the first
black woman astronaut.
Early life and education. Mae Carol Jemison was born on October 17, 1956, in
Decatur, Alabama, the youngest child of Charlie Jemison, a roofer and carpenter,
Mae Jemison was born on October 17, 1956 in Decatur, Alabama, to Charlie
Jemison and Dorothy Green. Mae Jemison and her family moved to Chicago in
1959. ... Dates in Mae Jemison Life · Mae Jemison Childhood · Mae Jemison
Astronaut Biography: Mae C. Jemison. ... Her parents, Charlie & Dorothy Jemison
, reside in Chicago. EDUCATION: Graduated from Morgan Park High School, ...
Mae Jemison's mother Dorothy Jemison taught Mae about perseverance and life
long learning. Dorothy Jemison taught Mae that while going back to school and ...
Mae Carol Jemison is a famous American astronaut who became the first African
American astronaut to travel to space. To know more about her childhood, ...
She lives in Houston with her cats Sneeze and Little Mama. Mae Jemison has
everything it takes to be in American hero. She has a ... Date of death: still living.