Lily as Mae Jemison

My daughter as Dr. Mae Jemison: Dr. Mae Jemison was the first African American woman to get accepted in NASA astronaut training program. She.was also the first to go into outer space abroad the Endeavor in 1992. She had been a Peace Corp volunteer and was working as a doctor when she was inspired by Sally Ride to change careers. She said, "Never be limited by other people's limited imaginations" and she reached for the stars.

*Original photo credit: NASA / Public Domain*

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