THAT'S THE WAY IT WAS

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May 20, 1927: At 7:52 a.m., American aviator Charles A. Lindbergh takes off from Roosevelt Field on Long Island, New York, on the world’s first solo, nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean and the first ever nonstop flight between New York to Paris.
Photo: The ‘Spirit of St. Louis’ Ryan monoplane with Charles Lindbergh at the controls during an early test flight over San Diego, California. May, 1927 (Hulton Archive/Stringer)

May 20, 1927: At 7:52 a.m., American aviator Charles A. Lindbergh takes off from Roosevelt Field on Long Island, New York, on the world’s first solo, nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean and the first ever nonstop flight between New York to Paris.

Photo: The ‘Spirit of St. Louis’ Ryan monoplane with Charles Lindbergh at the controls during an early test flight over San Diego, California. May, 1927 (Hulton Archive/Stringer)

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    hey guys I’m related to him! by marriage of course lool. his wife is somehow distant cousin to my mom’s mom’s side :3
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