Ride died today at the age of 61 after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.
“Sally was a national hero and a powerful role model,” said President Barack Obama in a prepared statement. “Sally’s life showed us that there are no limits to what we can achieve and I have no doubt that her legacy will endure for years to come.”
Where were you when Sally Ride made that historic journey? A lot of folks reading this probably weren’t even morn yet, and that’s OK.
The videos below will tell you every thing you need to know.
R.I.P. Sally Ride.