« Stuff You Missed in History Class

SYMHC Classics: Bessie Coleman, Daredevil Aviatrix

2018-08-18 | 🔗

Today revisits an episode from Sarah and Deblina about Bessie Coleman, who dreamed of becoming a pilot. Because she was a black woman, no American flight schools would admit her. Despite the obstacles, Bessie managed to become the first African-American woman in the world to earn a pilot's license.

Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

To view this and other transcripts, as well as support the generation of new transcripts, please subscribe.