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Mae Jamison

Using Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech as an inspiration, Mae Jamison was determined to become the first black woman to travel into space. Jamison fulfilled her dream on Sept. 12, 1992, on the Space Shuttle Endeavour.

 

(Photo: Courtesy NASA)

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