She was the first female American to go into space
Jerrie Cobb was the first American woman selected as an Astronaut as part of the Mercury 13, though she never flew in space. The first American woman in space was Sally Ride.
She was the first woman astronaut!
Alan sheperd was the first astronaut in space.
The first American astronaut to walk or float in space, was the late astronaut Edward H.White.
Dr. Ride was the first female American astronaut to go into space.
The first American astronaut to walk in space was Edward White. In the Gemini spacecraft.
The first woman in space was Soviet (Russian) cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova on June 16, 1963.The first female US astronaut in space was Sally Kristen Ride in 1983. The first African-American female astronaut was Mae Jemison, and the first Hispanic female astronaut was Ellen Ochoa.The first woman in space was a Cosmonaut, Valentina Tereshkova (1963).The first woman Astronaut in space was Sally Ride in 1983.Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space. She flew on the Vostok 6 mission which was launched on June 16, 1963. (Rendezvoused but did not link with Vostok 5 craft already orbiting.)Sally Ride was the first American and third woman in space. She flew on the Shuttle Challenger STS-7 mission from June 18-June 24, 1983.
The first American to walk in space was the late astronaut Edward White jr.
Colonel Guion Bluford was the first black astronaut to orbit the earth; this occurred in 1983. The first black female astronaut was Dr. Mae Jemison, in 1992.
The first Native-American in space was John Herrington. The first American originally from India in space was Kalpana Chawla.
The first American to walk in space was edward. H. White.
The name of the first American astronaut was Alan B.Shepherd.
The first female American astronaut in space was Sally Ride (b. May 26, 1951). She was the third woman in space, flying on space shuttle mission STS-7 on June 18, 1983.
Sally Ride was the first American female astronaut to fly in space - aboard the space shuttle Challenger.+1closeclosepinpinsearchminimizeforwardbackViewTextzoomoutzoominzoomin
the first African American in space, was Guion S. Bluford Jr. , but he was not an astronaut. The first African -American astronaut was Robert H. Lawrence Jr. but he never made it into space, he was killed in a plane crash during a training flight.
He is Edward White the first American to walk in space.