Today's Space Trivia - Two First Launches for Women

On 16 June 1963 the Soviet Union launched Vostok 6 with the formidable Valentina Tereshkova aboard, making her the first woman in space. On 16 June 2012 China launched Shenzhou 9 with Liu Yang, China's first woman astronaut, aboard as part of a three person crew.

Today's Space Trivia - Two First Launches for Women