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December, 1903 "Success four flights thursday morning...longest 57 seconds...home Christmas...Orville Wright"

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How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten -- Geraldine "Jerrie" Fredritz Mock was the first woman to fly solo around the world. She would fly a single engine Cessna 180 christened the "Spirit of Columbus" and nicknamed "Charlie."

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How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

How An introverted Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten -- Geraldine "Jerrie" Fredritz Mock was the first woman to fly solo around the world. She would fly a single engine Cessna 180 christened the "Spirit of Columbus" and nicknamed "Charlie."

Facial composite of Mozart, circa 1777, created by the German Federal Criminal Police Office from four contemporary portait paintings.

Apollo 11. Neil Armstrong, about to step off the lunar lander. 66 years after Orville and Wilbur Wright.