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- Charles Augustus Lindbergh was born on Feb. 4, 1902, in Detroit. He grew up on a farm near Little Falls, Minnesota. He was the son of Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Sr., a lawyer, and his wife, Evangeline Land Lodge. Lindbergh’s father served as a U.S. congressman from Minnesota from 1907 to 1917.
- Charles LindberghA small one-engined plane with “The Spirit of St. Louis” painted on the side lands at LeBourget field, in the midst of thousands of cheering spectators. A tall, thin, sandy haired,twenty-five-year-old man emerges from the cockpit and timidly smiles.
- Charles Lindbergh was born on February 4, 1902, in his grandfather’s house in Detroit. The son of a lawyer and U.S. congressman, he grew up on a small farm in Minnesota (Lindbergh Biography, ONL). As a child, Lindbergh showed remarkable mechanical ability.
- One of the greatest heroes the world has ever known Charles Augustus Lindbergh. He is most famous for his transatlantic flight from New York to Paris. Lindbergh acquired great fame for doing "good will" tours in Latin America. Other than politicians and war heroes no one has yet quite matched his fame.
- Would you like to be paid $25, for flying across the Atlantic Ocean alone? Sure, with today’s airplanes, that would be easy. But in Charles Lindbergh’s day, back in 1927, the evolution of planes was just beginning and it was going to take an adventurous man to complete such a daunting task.
- Charles just never learned to enjoy sitting in a classroom. Charles developed and constructed a system for moving the ice from the icehouse to the icebox when he was nine years old. When he was ten years old, his father arrived from Washington one summer behind the wheel of a Model T Ford, As soon as Charles was tall enough to reach the pedals, he quickly became a better driver than either of of his parents and drove his mother all over the place.
- Shortly after Charles Lindbergh landed, he was swarmed by 25, Parisians who carried the wearied pilot on their shoulders. They were rejoicing that Charles Lindbergh, the American aviator who flew the first transatlantic flight, had just landed at Le Bourget field in France.
- S. congressman. His mother taught chemistry at the local high school. Although he was born in Detroit, he grew up on a farm near Little Falls, Minnesota. (World Book) Lindbergh was a whiz with mechanics. By age twelve, he was in charge of driving and fixing the car.
- THE ROARING TWENTIES Americans, in the years following the end of World War I found themselves in an era, where the people simply wished to detach themselves from the troubles of Europeans and the rest of the world. During the years of the Twenties, the economy was prosperous, there was widespread social reform, new aspects of culture were established, and people found better ways to improve their lifestyle and enjoy life.
- Each person’s own insecurity allows envy to control their actions and creates trouble in their lives. The three stories all have jealousy, in some it is more clear than others. Jealousy lead two of the characters to make a fool of themselves, and it cost another character his life.
- In 1908 a group of Special Agents started the Federal Bureau of Investigation with the large contribution of Attorney General Charles Bonaparte during the Presidency of Theodore Roosevelt. Bonaparte and Roosevelt had first met when they both spoke at a meeting of the Baltimore Civil Service Reform Association.
- “The question with which we must deal is not whether a substantial proportion of American citizens, would today, if polled, opine that capital punishment is barbarously cruel, but whether they would find it to be so in light of all information presently available.
- Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no release from little things. Knows not the vivid loneliness of fear nor mountain heights where bitter joy can hear the sound of wings. How can life grant us boon of living, compensate for dull gray ugliness and pregnant hate, unless we dare the souls dominion? Each time we make a choice, we pay with courage to behold the restless day and count it fair.
- Theodore Roosevelt (hereafter TR), was nicknamed “Teedie”. TR suffered from asthma and terrible nearsightedness, conditions which his father urged him to supercede by saying, “You have the mind, but not the body; you must make your body.” To help his son, Theodore Sr.
- Christians have called Jews devils, demons and antichrists. Persecution by church officials, both Catholic and Protestant, was consistent and deadly for over a thousand years.
- In the book Roosevelt and Pearl Harbor , Baker attempts to seek the answers that many have asked since the event: (1) Could Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) have done more or less to prevent the devastation of the Pearl Harbor, (2) Did FDR provoke the war, because he could not prepare for one, (3) Was FDR primarily interested in extending his personal power, and lastly, Was FDR in engaged in a rescue mission for Winston Churchill.
- J. Edgar Hoover was a young 25-year-old when he became the acting director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations. His first federal job was as a clerk in the files division, and he quickly became one of the most respected and feared men in the free world.
- Charles Lindbergh, one of the world s aviation heroes and an American hero, was the first person to make a nonstop solo flight across the Atlantic. He was born on February 4, 1902, in Detroit. He went to school at the University of Wisconsin for two years, but dropped out to attend a flying school in Nebraska.
- Charles A. Lindbergh was born on February 4, 1902, in Detroit, and past away in 1974. Lindbergh was an aviator who made the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean on May 20-21, 1927. Other pilots had crossed the Atlantic before him. But Lindbergh was the first person to do it alone nonstop.
- “The Real Crime of the Century” Known as the “Crime of the Century”, the Lindbergh baby kidnapping case was watched by the whole world in the early 1930’s. Charles Lindbergh Sr. was America’s greatest hero. Bruno Richard Hauptmann was an illegal immigrant with a criminal record.