BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

35th year  -  N° 220                 Friday, 7 August 2020         Antwerpen		
Our Young Life was Like a Flower in Bloom
Aviation pioneer
Louis Charles Joseph Blériot


  • 1 July 1872 (+) is born in Cambrai, France.

  • 25 July 1909 (x) becomes the first man to fly from Calais, France across the English Channel in a heavier than air aircraft in Dover, United Kingdom.

  • 1 August 1936 (-) dies of a heart attack in Paris, France.


  • More info on Wikipedia