Black History ‘Erryday’: Happy Birthday Fannie Lou Hamer

She coined the term “Mississippi appendectomy” for the involuntary sterilization of black women (including herself) to reduce the population.


Hazel Ying Lee

First Chinese-American woman to fly for the U.S. military.

Wang Zheng

In 2016 the first Chinese pilot to fly solo around the world, 9th woman to do so.