On Jan. 26, 1892, Bessie “Queen Bess” Coleman, America’s first African-American female pilot, was born.
We’re celebrating her place in aviation history with 10 Pioneering Female Pilots (Who Aren’t Amelia Earhart).

On Jan. 26, 1892, Bessie “Queen Bess” Coleman, America’s first African-American female pilot, was born.

We’re celebrating her place in aviation history with 10 Pioneering Female Pilots (Who Aren’t Amelia Earhart).