On June 18th, 1983 Dr. Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. Her accomplishments came to symbolize women's achievements in an all male-dominated fields and overnight she became one of the most famous women in American History. The film is the story of Sally Ride a woman space pioneer, as told by herself and several family and friends who shared in her successes.
Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, better known as Mother Theresa. She established the Missionaries of Charity in 1950 with just 13 members, eventually it would grow to a staff of 4,000 nuns who would run dozens of orphanages, AIDS hospices, and charity centers worldwide. In 1979 won a Nobel Peace Prize for her establishment of a hospice for dying destitutes.