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Valentina Tereshkova

Valentina Tereshkova

The First Woman in Space: Valentina Tereshkova. In America, we often hail Sally Ride as the first female astronaut.

But the first woman in space was actually a Soviet cosmonaut who beat out 400 applicants to pilot the Vostok 6 spacecraft in 1963—two decades before Ride took her historic spaceflight.

March 8, 2020 Posted by | Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , | Leave a comment