Ellen Ochoa was the first Hispanic woman to travel to space in 1993.
Sally was the first American women to go into space. She is definitly not hispanic.
Franklin Chang Diaz, a native of Costa Rica, was the first Hispanic-American citizen to travel to space. However, Sidney M. Gutierrez was the first American-born Hispanic to travel to space.
Ellen Ochoa became the first Hispanic woman to go to space
The first man in space was Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, as far as I know, he was Russian, not Hispanic.
to become the worlds first hispanic woman to go to space
Ellen Ochoa in 1993
Jose M. Hernandez - Nasa Mexican AstronautThe answer above is not correct.Arnaldo Tamayo Méndez, born in Cuba, was the first Hispanic person in space when launched into space for the former Soviet Union in 1978.Franklin Chang-Diaz, born in San Jose, Costa Rica was the second and first NASA American Hispanic in Space when he went to space aboard Space Shuttle Columbia in 1986.
She was the first woman astronaut!