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Sally Ride

Born: 1951-05-21 - Died: 2012-07-23
Cause of Death:
Pancreatic cancer

Death Summary:

Sally Ride lost her battle to pancreatic cancer on July 23rd, 2012. Ride was 61 years of age.

Who was Sally Ride :

Sally Ride was an Astronaut for NASA from Encino, California. She was well known for being one of the first female Astronauts in space, and recognized for being the first American Astronaut in space.

Ride first was involved in NASA after responding to a newspaper advertisement in 1978, and became heavily involved in the communications between the ground team and various space shuttles. In 1983, Ride was assigned to fly as one of the Astronauts aboard the space shuttle Challenger.

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  1. aaron Says:

    Here’s to you Sally as you travel into another great unknown, and to feeling no more pain, may God bless you on your newest adventure, and bless your family during these hard times!

  2. mario boulet Says:

    Ride, Sally ride…into eternity.

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  4. LaDon Says:

    Sally, You were and will continue to be one of my favorite people and a hero. Rest in Peace.

  5. Edwin A. Empestan Says:

    Condolence to the family of Sally. May Sally’s soul Rest In Peace. Sally will be missed dearly.

  6. Idi Amin Dada Says:

    To much box chewing for her. Not good no no no.

  7. charmecia austin Says:

    thanks for creating memories and for making history as the first woman in space.

  8. love Says:

    sallly you were a good astronaut if you would be here right now i would congrats you with the love of your strienght

  9. Muncher le carpet Says:

    Vive la space snatches.

  10. Love Says:

    Sally I posted a few weeks ago and would like to apologize for all my misspelling. Also to correct myself by saying that if you were a good astronaut maybe you would have actually reached space. Yea that’s right space baby!!!!

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