Noel Wien

Aviation Pioneer Noel Wien Full Name: Noel Wien

United States of America

Profession: Aviation Pioneer
Why Famous: The founder of Wien Air Alaska, Alaska's first airline, he introduced the airplane to Alaska, which over the years became the primary mode of transport in the vast and thinly populated state.

Born: June 8, 1899
Birthplace: Lake Nebagamon, Wisconsin, USA
Star Sign: Gemini

Died: July 19, 1977 (aged 78)

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