Harriet Quimby was the First Woman to do what?

Question: 100 years ago this year (2012), Harriet Quimby became the first ever woman to do what? Was it Compete in the Olympics, Vote in an Election, Sail the Atlantic or Pilot a Plane Across the English Channel?

Answer: Harriet Quimby was the first woman in history to Pilot a Plane across the English Channel.