Albert Lee Ueltschi

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Birthday
15, 1917
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Oct 18, 2012 (95)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
15, 1917
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Oct 18, 2012 (95)

About

Founder of FlightSafety International, one of the world's foremost aviation schools.

Before Fame

He decided to become a pilot at the age of sixteen, having been inspired by a radio news report on Charles Lindbergh's famous flight.

Trivia

He was inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame.

Family Life

He and his wife, Eileen, were married in 1944.

Associated With

He, like Bill Gates, became a noted philanthropist, donating most of his fortune to charitable causes.