Queen of the Skies. Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site.

Episode 214,   Mar 25, 04:00 AM

Bessie Coleman was the first woman to get her International Pilots License. She was also the first African American woman to become a stunt pilot and perform around the country. When her rising stardom and unyielding attitude towards racism and segregation leads to her questionable death, outrage sparks around the country.

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Documentary: The Legend: The Bessie Coleman Story.