Death of Jerrie Cobb

March 5, 1931 - March 18, 2019
| Age 88

NASA's first female astronaut candidate
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Jerrie Cobb was NASA's first female astronaut candidate, passing astronaut testing in 1961. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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