Jane Briggs Hart
Jane Briggs (“Janey”) Hart (October 21, 1921 - June 5, 2015) was an American aviator. She was the widow of Senator Philip A. Hart. She was born in Detroit, Michigan. She was a member of the NASA's Mercury 13. Hart was also an avid sailor and has sailed in the Port Huron to Mackinac Boat Race 15 times as part of an all-women crew.
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- Born to Ride, Then to Fly: Mackinac Island’s Jane B. Hart, Mackinac Island Town Crier, December 11, 2010.
- Weil, Martin (6 June 2015). "Jane B. Hart, strong-minded wife of senator, dies at 93". Washington Post. https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/jane-b-hart-strong-minded-wife-of-senator-dies-at-93/2015/06/06/81dd67e4-0bfd-11e5-95fd-d580f1c5d44e_story.html. Retrieved 7 June 2015.