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Shooting For The Stars- Sally Ride

Sally Ride's NASA picture

Who was Sally Ride? When it comes to the first American astronauts, we often think of Alan Shepard since he was the first American in space, but have you wondered who the first female American in space was? On June 18, 1983, at the age of 32, Sally Ride became the first American woman to travel into space. Life before NASA Sally Ride was born on May 26, 1951, in Los Angles, California. Although she was a nationally ranked tennis […]

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