Born: 24th July 1897
She disappeared July 2nd 1937 over the pacific ocean. She was declared dead January 5th 1939.
Best Known For: First women to fly a plane solo across the Atlantic ocean
She spent most of her childhood playing with her little sister Muriel. When she was 11 she saw the wright brothers fly their first plane.
In 1928 she was invited to take part in a historic flight across the Atlantic.
She married the book butler in, George Putnam in 1931.