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East Texan first African-American woman to earn pilot’s license

Updated: Jun. 17, 2021 at 8:09 PM CDT
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ATLANTA, Texas (KLTV) - Bessie Coleman was born in Atlanta, Texas, and she has a special honor attached to her memory.

She was the first African-American woman to earn a pilot’s license. That happened 100 years ago this week.

Jeff Chavez brings us the story in this video.

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