Why Famous: Anne Morrow Lindbergh was the wife of fellow aviator Charles Lindbergh and an aviation pioneer in her own right.
An acclaimed author, her books (Gift from the Sea) and articles spanned the genres of poetry to non-fiction.
She was also the first licensed female glider pilot in the United States (1930).
- 1929-08-29 Aviator Anne Morrow Lindbergh makes her first solo flight
- 1932-03-01 The "Lindbergh kidnapping", 20 month old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh kidnapped from home in East Amwell, New Jersey, found dead 12 May