Which space-travel pioneer came out shortly before they died?

Quiz Question: Which space-travel pioneer came out shortly before they died?

The given options are as follows:

  • Yuri Gagarin
  • Sally Ride
  • John Glenn

The correct answer is: Sally Ride

Fact: Sally Ride was the first US woman to travel into space back in 1983. Days before she died in 2012, she released a statement that confirmed she had been in a long-term relationship with science writer (and childhood friend) Tam O’Shaughnessy. The couple founded the nonprofit Sally Ride Science.

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