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One of the most well-known facts about Amelia Earhart is that she vanished on July 2, 1937 while attempting the first around-the-world flight to take place along the equator. Earhart left for the trip in June 1937 and va... More »

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Amelia Earhart is famous for being the first woman to fly over the Atlantic Ocean and for disappearing when flying over the Pacific Ocean. She became the first female solo pilot to cross the Atlantic in 1932 on May 20 an... More »

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Amelia Earhart made a strong contribution in breaking the stereotypical molds of women in the early 1900s. On May 25, 1923, Amelia Earhart received her license to fly airplanes. More »

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According to Biography, Amelia Earhart married George Putnam on Feb. 7, 1931. Putnam was her publicist. Their relationship developed during her meteoric rise to fame. More »

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Amelia Earhart was an author, pilot and women’s rights activist. Born on July 24, 1897, she was the first woman to make a solo crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by plane. She disappeared in 1937 while attempting to fly arou... More »

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Amelia Earhart made a strong contribution in breaking the stereotypical molds of women in the early 1900s. On May 25, 1923, Amelia Earhart received her license to fly airplanes. More »

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Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She was a celebrated American heroine until she disappeared during a flight between Lae, New Guinea and Howard Island in 1937. Though Earhart is s... More »

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