American aviator and writer
Amelia Earhart Rank
Amelia Earhart Rank
About Amelia Earhart
Amelia Earhart was an American aviator and writer. She was an aviation editor for Cosmopolitan magazine for 3 years. She wrote articles, essays and she also published 2 books.
She received the U.S. Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
Her Personal Life
She disappeared during a circumnavigational flight of the globe somewhere over the central Pacific Ocean. George P. Putnam proposed her 6 times before she finally agreed to marry him.
During her childhood, she kept a scrapbook of newspaper clippings with successful women in male-oriented jobs, including film direction, law, advertising and mechanical engineering.
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Famous quotes by Amelia Earhart
Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense.Amelia Earhart
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.Amelia Earhart
Please know that I am aware of the hazards. I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be a challenge to others.Amelia Earhart
The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.Amelia Earhart
The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life and the procedure , the process is its own reward.Amelia Earhart
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.Amelia Earhart
There is so much that must be done in a civilized barbarism like war.Amelia Earhart
Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, but, they also get more notoriety when they crash.Amelia Earhart
Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others.Amelia Earhart
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.Amelia Earhart
Amelia Earhart's Popularity
Amelia Earhart is a famous American aviator and writer, who was born on July 24, 1897. As a person born on this date, Amelia Earhart is listed in our database as the 6th most popular celebrity for the day (July 24) and the 1st most popular for the year (1897).
People born on July 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Amelia Earhart is the 138th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Amelia Earhart's birthday, Amelia Earhart is the 916th most famous American.
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