クリスタ・マコーリフ - I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and space is a unique opportunity to fulfill my early fantasies. — Christa McAuliffe, 1985
50 women who changed the world
Indira Gandhi “Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave” The charismatic former prime minister of India for a total of 15 years, Gandhi paved the way for democracy in India until her assassination in 1984.
Mother Teresa was born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu in Skopje*, Macedonia, on August 26, 1910. Her family was of Albanian descent. At the age of twelve, she felt strongly the call of God. She knew she had to be a missionary to spread the love of Christ.
Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (1900-1949) was an American author and journalist. Mitchell won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1937 for her epic American Civil War era novel, Gone with the Wind, which was the only novel by Mitchell published during her lifetime.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Laura Ingalls Wilder - She was born 100 years & 9 days before me, Feb 7, 1867. She's the middle of 3 sisters and a Daddy's girl and she loved to fish. hhhmm no wonder I've always liked her.
Diana Princess of Wales image by ShaniaTFan1995 - Photobucket
Space Shuttle Challenger Explosion LIVE.. I remember exactly where I was & doing such a sad day in history..