Sally Ride

Sally Ride
1951 - 2012
Sally Ride  American Astronaut

Sally Ride dating history


Sally Ride was previously married to Steven Hawley (1982 - 1987).

Sally Ride was in a relationship with Dr. Tam E. O'Shaughnessy (1985 - 2012).


American Astronaut Sally Ride was born Sally Kristen Ride on 26th May, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA and passed away on 23rd Jul 2012 La Jolla, California, U.S. aged 61. She is most remembered for First US woman in space. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Sally Ride is a member of the following lists: Cancer deaths in California, Deaths from pancreatic cancer and 1951 births.


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Married1 4 years, 10 months - -
Dating1 27 years, 6 months - -
Total2 27 years, 6 months 16 years, 2 months 4 years, 10 months


First Name Sally
Middle Name Kristen
Last Name Ride
Full Name at Birth Sally Kristen Ride
Age 61 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th May, 1951
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, USA
Died 23rd July, 2012
Place of Death La Jolla, California, U.S.
Cause of Death Pancreatic cancer
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Lesbian
Religion Presbyterian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Physicist
Occupation Astronaut
Claim to Fame First US woman in space

Sally Kristen Ride (May 26, 1951 – July 23, 2012) was an American astronaut and physicist. Born in Los Angeles, she joined NASA in 1978, and in 1983 became the first American woman in space. She was the third woman in space overall, after USSR cosmonauts Valentina Tereshkova (1963) and Svetlana Savitskaya (1982). Ride remains the youngest American astronaut to have traveled to space, having done so at the age of 32. After flying twice on the Orbiter Challenger, she left NASA in 1987.

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Sally Ride61 GeminiAstronaut
Dr. Tam E. O'Shaughnessy71 AquariusEducator
Steven Hawley71 SagittariusAstronaut




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