Sally Ride http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space, Is Dead http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/sally-ride-first-american-woman-space-dead In 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman in space. She blasted off aboard Challenger, culminating a long journey that started in 1977 when the Ph.D. Mon, 23 Jul 2012 21:29:31 +0000 4169 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space, Is Dead