These are the African American astronauts who have traveled into space, sorted
by date of first flight.
Apr 23, 2014 ... Guion "Guy" Bluford is a former NASA astronaut who was the first African-
American to fly into space. He flew four shuttle missions.
Aug 30, 2013 ... 30), Guion "Guy" Bluford became the first African American in space, ... Bluford
was part of NASA's barrier-breaking 1978 class of astronauts.
Feb 8, 2012 ... The first African-American in space was Philadelphia native and United .... Four
other African-Americans were selected by NASA as astronauts ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... In commemoration of that moment, check out top 10 astronauts of color. ...
Anniversary of the Moon Walk: 10 African American Space Pioneers.
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Sep 3, 2013 ... Guion Bluford, Jr. YouTube celebration of the First African American ... attended
by family, friends and fellow astronauts such as: Sally Ride, Dr.
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Jan 6, 2007 ... When he was accepted into NASA's astronaut training program in 1978, Guy
Bluford never aimed to become the first African-American in space ...
Jul 5, 2011 ... An impressive 20 African Americans have earned the moniker "astronaut," ... The
first African-American astronaut to blast off was Guy Bluford, ...
On this day in History, First African American in space on Aug 30, 1983. Learn
more ... In 1979, he was accepted into the U.S. astronaut program. He made his ...
Feb 3, 2011 ... This April is the 50th Anniversary of Yuri Gagiran going into space, the 30th
Anniversary of the first US Space Shuttle Columbia launching into ...