Dignified Women Who Changed History - Daily American Buzz

Dignified Women Who Changed History

Anna Fisher
In addition to being the first mother in space, Anna Fisher was an American chemist, emergency technician and well a NASA astronaut. She is the oldest active American astronaut currently, at 66.

Female pilots

The photo above shows female pilots leaving their B-17 “Pistol Packin Mama” around the 1940s. In 1942, the US had a shortage of pilots and so the government enacted an experimental program: train women to fly. This would allow male pilots to fight in overseas missions.
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