Amy Johnson

1903 - 1941

Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson (1 July 1903 – 5 January 1941) was a pioneering English pilot who was the first woman to fly solo from London to Australia. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, she set many long-distance records during the 1930s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amy Johnson has received more than 1,053,326 page views. Her biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 20th most popular pilot.

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  • 4.87

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among pilots, Amy Johnson ranks 21 out of 41Before her are Marina Raskova, René Fonck, Valery Chkalov, Joseph Kittinger, Mathias Rust, and Vladimir Ilyushin. After her are Claire Lee Chennault, Charles Nungesser, Igor Volk, Leyla Mammadbeyova, Amet-khan Sultan, and Mariya Dolina.

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Among people born in 1903, Amy Johnson ranks 106Before her are Mikhail Kalatozov, Steven Runciman, Victor Brauner, John Wyndham, Candido Portinari, and Frank P. Ramsey. After her are Gregory Goodwin Pincus, Pedro Eugenio Aramburu, Anatoly Alexandrov, Dolores Costello, Gregor Piatigorsky, and Yisrael Kristal. Among people deceased in 1941, Amy Johnson ranks 73Before her are Jelly Roll Morton, Alexandros Koryzis, Guido Adler, Walter Ruttmann, Amrita Sher-Gil, and Arkady Gaidar. After her are Viktor Dankl von Krasnik, Alfred Hettner, Maurice Bavaud, Gutzon Borglum, Simon Dubnow, and Wil van Gogh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Amy Johnson ranks 1,607 out of 5,347Before her are George Green (1793), James Dunlop (1793), Kate Beckinsale (1973), Mark of Cornwall (480), Imelda Staunton (1956), and Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet (1816). After her are Khalid bin Barghash of Zanzibar (1874), Peter Lawford (1923), John Loudon McAdam (1756), Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838), Thomas Gray (1716), and Elvis Costello (1954).

Among PILOTS In United Kingdom

Among pilots born in United Kingdom, Amy Johnson ranks 2Before her are Sir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet (1892).