June 18

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Amelia Earhart First Woman Pilot Atlantic Ocean

What happened on June 18?

Aviator Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly in an aircraft across the Atlantic Ocean in 1928. FedEx would have loved teaming up with her, but they were founded a little later, in 1971.

Singer and guitarist Paul McCartney (*1942) sings his song of praise and actress Isabella Rossellini (*1952) hands out her homemade pasta to get the party started!

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