Wilkins, George Hubert

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Name
Wilkins, George Hubert Gender: M
born on 31 October 1888 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Mt. Bryan East, Australia, 34s00, 139e00
Timezone LMT m139e00 (is local mean time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 08°05' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 14°19 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 05°44'



Biography

Australian world famous aviator and arctic explorer who made a thrilling and dangerous trip across the North Pole in an airplane. On 4/15/1928 he began his trip of over 2200 miles at a speed of 120 mph, landing in a raging 70 mph blizzard. He was knighted by the King of England for his many deeds in promotion of science and literature, including his famed North Pole trip.

Wilkins died on 12/01/1958, Framingham, MA.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 1 December 1958 (Age 70)
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  • Social : Begin Travel April 1928 (Began North Pole trip)
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Source Notes

Parker quotes him, Astrology Bulletina Autumn/1928 (The L&L is approximate)

Categories

  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Visicalc, co-founder)
  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer (Early pilot)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ private
  • Notable : Awards : Knighted (By King of England)
  • Vocation : Travel : Explorer (North Pole)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Explorer, pilot)

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