ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Charles Lindbergh

Thousands turn out to welcome Charles Lindbergh to Syracuse in 1927

When Charles Lindbergh landed his monoplane, Spirit of St. Louis, at Amboy Airport in Camillus on July 28, 1927, he was arguably the most famous person in the western world. “The Lone Eagle,” was just two months removed from his barrier-shattering solo trans-Atlantic flight, an almost unbelievable achievement that catapulted Lindbergh into truly rarified air.
SYRACUSE, NY
Picture for Thousands turn out to welcome Charles Lindbergh to Syracuse in 1927

Did You Know? Famous Aviator, Charles Lindbergh, Was From Detroit

The name Charles Lindbergh may provoke different thoughts, depending on your age and interests. For aviation enthusiasts, Charles Lindbergh is an American hero. A man who completed the very first nonstop flight across the Atlantic, successfully flying from New York City to Paris in 1927. Others, perhaps those that are...
DETROIT, MI
Picture for Did You Know? Famous Aviator, Charles Lindbergh, Was From Detroit
RELATED PEOPLE
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
Victoria Advocate

Bible verse - Romans Rom.8:34-36; quote by Charles Lindbergh

Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us. Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
SOCIETY

What’s That Building? The House Where Charles Lindbergh Took Refuge

Lots of Chicago-area buildings make you stop and ask: “What’s that building?” WBEZ’s Reset is collecting the stories behind them! You can also find them on this map. Shortly before Charles Lindbergh became a national hero by flying solo across the Atlantic Ocean — and long before his heroism was overshadowed by his anti-Semitism and hands-off attitude toward Adolf Hitler — Lindbergh was an airmail pilot flying a route back and forth between Chicago and St. Louis.
CHICAGO, IL