- Charles Augustus Lindbergh, nicknamed Slim, Lucky Lindy, and The Lone Eagle, was an American aviator, author, inventor, military officer, explorer, and social activist
|Born:||04 February 1902 Comment |
|When did Charles Lindbergh die? / Died||26 August 1974|
|How many years did Charles Lindbergh live? / Lived||72 years|
Charles Lindbergh facts
- At age 25 in 1927, Lindbergh emerged from virtual obscurity as a U
- Air Mail pilot to instantaneous world fame as the result of his Orteig Prize-winning solo nonstop flight from Roosevelt Field on Long Island, New York, to Le Bourget Field in Paris, France
- He flew the distance of nearly 3,600 statute miles (5,800 km) in a single-seat, single-engine, purpose-built Ryan monoplane, Spirit of St
- Lindbergh was the 19th person to make a Transatlantic flight, the first being the Transatlantic flight of Alcock and Brown from Newfoundland in 1919, but Lindbergh's flight was almost twice the distance
- The record-setting flight took 33 1⁄2 hours
- Lindbergh, a U
- Army Air Corps Reserve officer, was awarded the nation's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his historic exploit
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