Mae Carol Jemison
Mae Jemison was the first black woman to fly in space. Her flight reinforced the inclusion of minorities as professionals in the National Aeronautics...
Jemison, Mae C. (1956- )
Mae C. Jemison had received two undergraduate degrees and a medical degree, had served two years as a Peace Corps medical officer in West Africa, and was se...
Born October 17, 1956 (Decatur, Alabama)
American astronaut, physician
Mae Jemison went into space in 1992 aboard the space shuttle Endeavour. (A space shuttle is a craft that transports p...
Born October 17, 1956, Decatur, Alabama
When the National Space and Aeronautics Administration’s space shuttle Endeavour was launched on September 12, 1992, Mae Jemison—one o...
In 1992, Mae C. Jemison (born 1956) became the first African American woman to travel in space.Mae C. Jemison had received two undergraduate degrees and a medical degree, had served two years as a Pea...