On April 19th, 1982, Sally Ride was announced as the first female astronaut. Ride became the first American woman — and then-youngest American — to enter space. Visit http://memlan.es/NASAcollection to see NASA through the decades in photos, archival video, magazine articles, and more! What are your early memories of space exploration?
- Remember this timeless movie?[small][i]“E.T. the Extra Terrestrial,” 1982[/i][small]
- Happy birthday Judy Garland![small][i]June 10th, 1922[/i][small]
- Remember this historic headline? [small][i]Secretariat wins Triple Crown, 1973[/i][small]
- Happy birthday Nancy Sinatra![small][i]June 8th, 1940[/i][small]
- Happy birthday Prince![small][i]June 7th, 1958[/i][small]