Neumann, Arthur

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Name
Neumann, Arthur Gender: M
Arthur Carl Joseph Neumann
born on 17 January 1890 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )
Place Hamburg, Germany, 53n33, 9e59
Timezone LMT m9e59 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 27°31' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 10°19 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 20°41'



Arthur Neumann (1923)

Biography

German pilot and pioneer of polar flight, who was the first person to fly an aircraft engine north of the 80th parallel, in 1923.

Neumann first became a sailor, and in the First World War, initially served as a sergeant in the Imperial Navy then became a fitter with the naval aviators and finally a pilot. After the war, he turned to civil aviation and in 1921 joined Junkers Air Transport AG as a pilot.

He died on 4 March 1974 in Rostock, aged 84.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Hamburg Archives.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Travel : Pilot/ commercial
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field (Polar flight north of the 80th parallel)