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Space Travel and Exploration
Who was the first person to go to space on vacation?
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Who was the first person to go to the outer space?
Why is Mae jemison important to Chicago?
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Who was the first black person in space?
" Guion "Guy" Bluford became the first black person to go into space. He was on the Space Shuttle Challenger's STS 8 mission, launched on August 30, 1983. The first black woman was Mae Jemison. " Guion "Guy" Bluford was NOT the 1st Black Person in space, he WAS the 1st African-American. In 1980, the 1st Black person in space was Arnaldo Tamayo Mendez, a Cuban. no the first African American to go into space was guion bluford like the first person said