Amelia Earhart

1897 - 1937

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Mary Earhart (, born July 24, 1897 – disappeared July 2, 1937, declared dead January 5, 1939) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She set many other records, wrote best-selling books about her flying experiences, and was instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots.Born in Atchison, Kansas, Earhart developed a passion for adventure at a young age, steadily gaining flying experience from her twenties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amelia Earhart has received more than 10,933,710 page views. Her biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2nd most popular pilot.

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Among pilots, Amelia Earhart ranks 2 out of 41Before her are Charles Lindbergh. After her are Roland Garros, Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen, Hanna Reitsch, Adolf Galland, Sabiha Gökçen, Ernst Udet, Francis Gary Powers, Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet, Chesley Sullenberger, and Ivan Kozhedub.

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Among people born in 1897, Amelia Earhart ranks 5Before her are Pope Paul VI, Joseph Goebbels, Irène Joliot-Curie, and William Faulkner. After her are Paavo Nurmi, Wilhelm Reich, Subhas Chandra Bose, Lucky Luciano, Ivan Konev, Ludwig Erhard, and Georges Bataille. Among people deceased in 1937, Amelia Earhart ranks 9Before her are Pierre de Coubertin, Alfred Adler, Maurice Ravel, Antonio Gramsci, John D. Rockefeller, and H. P. Lovecraft. After her are Erich Ludendorff, George Gershwin, Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk, Lou Andreas-Salomé, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, and J. M. Barrie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Amelia Earhart ranks 130 out of 12,171Before her are Jesse Owens (1913), Vince McMahon (1945), Will Smith (1968), Charles Bronson (1921), Herman Melville (1819), and Ray Bradbury (1920). After her are Dale Carnegie (1888), Phineas Gage (1823), James Watson (1928), Henry Fonda (1905), Coen brothers (null), and Tupac Shakur (1971).

Among PILOTS In United States

Among pilots born in United States, Amelia Earhart ranks 2Before her are Charles Lindbergh (1902). After her are Francis Gary Powers (1929), Chesley Sullenberger (1951), Chuck Yeager (1923), Joseph Kittinger (1928), and Bessie Coleman (1892).