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About Mae Jemison
Mae Jemison is a celebrated American physician and retired NASA astronaut who made history in 1992 by becoming the first African-American woman to fly into space. She was inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame and the International Space Hall of Fame in 1993 and 2004 respectively.
She is the daughter of Dorothy Green and Charlie Jemison.
She was included in People magazine's 1993 list of the world's "50 Most Beautiful and sexy People".
In 1996, she was arrested in Texas on an outstanding warrant for her failure to pay a speeding ticket. She later accused the police officer that arrested her of police brutality claiming that he twisted her wrist and slammed her violently to the ground.
She is an accomplished dancer and actress who appeared in a 1993 episode of the popular science fiction TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation.
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Mae Jemison's Popularity
Mae Jemison is a famous American physician and astronaut, who was born on October 17, 1956. As a person born on this date, Mae Jemison is listed in our database as the 23rd most popular celebrity for the day (October 17) and the 36th most popular for the year (1956).
People born on October 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Mae Jemison is the 724th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Mae Jemison's birthday, Mae Jemison is the 4608th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Decatur, Alabama, U.S.
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