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ⓘ June Bacon-Bercey. June Esther Bacon-Bercey was an American international expert on weather and aviation. She worked for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad ..




June Bacon-Bercey
                                     

ⓘ June Bacon-Bercey

June Esther Bacon-Bercey was an American international expert on weather and aviation. She worked for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the National Weather Service and the Atomic Energy Commission.

She was believed to be the first African-American woman to gain a degree in meteorology and was confirmed to be the first African-American woman to be a televised meteorologist.

Bacon-Bercey died under hospice care in Burlingame, California from frontotemporal dementia on July 3, 2019 at the age of 90.

                                     
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