Date of Arrival : 26 May 1951
Date of Departure : 23 July 2012
Cause of death : Pancreatic cancer
Place of Death :La Jolla
Resting place : Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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Ethnicity : American
Alma mater/Profession : None
Political movement : None
Religion : Unknown
Spouse(s) : None
Children : None
Parents :Father:Dale Burdell Ride Mother:Carol Joyce
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Sally Ride was an American astronaut and physicist, who became the first American woman to travel into space. Read on to find out more about her childhood, career, profile and timeline.