Mae Jemison

Tyrell Carter Gilbreath

Early life

Mae Jemison is the first African America into outer space.Mae jemison was born on October 17,1956 in Decatur Alabama, the youngest child of her family .One time when she was in kinder garden her teacher said that don't be a science don't you wanna be a nurse.Her parents said believe in you dreams .Many people , like Mae's teacher couldn't imagine a little black girl growing up to be a scientist.
Mae jemison became a doctor when she passed collage, and she decided to join the peace corps .She was in charged of health care for all peace corps volunteers and U.S.embassy employees in those two countries.