Sally Kristen Ride (May 1951 – July was an American physicist and astronaut. Born in Los Angeles, Ride joined NASA in 1978 and, at the age of became the first American woman in After flying twice on the space shuttle Challenger, she left NASA in
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, Colonel Ruby Bradley was captured by the Japanese in the Philippines. After her capture, Bradley continued to work as a nurse in POW camps until She is the most-decorated woman in US military history.
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Fe del Mundo - Filipino pediatrician and Harvard Medical School's first female student. She was admitted because she was brilliant.and because they didn't realize she was a woman. Del Mundo founded the first pediatric hospital in the Philippines.