Information about her birth
Amelia Earhart was born on July 24 of 1897. She was born in
Atchison, Kansas at the house of a maternal grandfather
who was a farmer. Her mother was Amelia Otis and her
father was Edwin Earhart. She was the second child of their
Why is she famous?
Amelia was a famous aviation pioneer at the 1920s. She is
well-known for being the first woman to fly solo across the
Atlantic Ocean. In 1928 she received a call being invited to
be the first woman passenger to cross the Atlantic. On June
17, she flew on a plane to begin her adventure.
In 1920, Amelia Earhart took a fly which change her life. It
was only of about 10 minutes but when she got off the plane,
she knew she had to learn to fly. That’s why, she earned
enough money to take flying lessons. Since that moment, she
had a lot of successful flights. Until, in 1937 she disappeared
during her flight through the Atlantic Ocean.
What is her impact in the 1920s?
Amelia Earhart is known for trespassing the limits set for women. She fight for the recognition of his
achievements and successes in a world dominated by men. she was part of an organization of female
pilots called “The Ninety-Nines” and she was selected to be its president. The purpose of this
organisation was to promote the advance of women in aviation. Amelia Earhart was an excellent
example for all women to show them that everything is possible and how women can have an important
role in society too. She score international records and gain the affection of the population. Most
women felt inspired by her because of all the objectives she achive despite the fact it was not easy to
became an important person for the country while being a women.
Last flight and disappearance
Amelia Earhart’s last flight was on 1928. The flight
consisted on crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia Earhart
was the first women who solo cross this ocean. During this
flight, she disappeared. The official search ended on July
18th. However there are many theories that try to explain
how this could have happened