Amelia Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Attempting to fly around the world, on June Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, departed from Miami with great fanfare. She disappeared on July
Amelia Mary Earhart (July was a noted American aviation pioneer and author.Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
end of world war II. A sailor was so happy that he grabbed an unknown nurse in Times Square and gave her a kiss. This famous kiss was captured by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and published in Life Magazine