Born: July 24th 1897 in Atchison in Kansas
Died: July 2nd 1937. She was declared dead on January 5th 1939.
Best known for: Being the first woman solo to fly across the Atlantic Ocean.
Family: Her father was a lawyer who's name was Edwin, and a younger sister Muriel.
Back round: Amelia liked to play with her sister collecting frogs and different insects. Her first flight was when she was 7 years old with the help of her uncle and younger sister Muriel she made a homemade roller-coaster. When Amelia was 11 she saw one of the Wright Brothers planes at a fair.
Summary: Amelia's full name is Amelia Mary Earhart after her two grandmothers. They never actually found Amelia's body something happened in the plane and she was never found. Amelia is an inspiration.