Charles Nungesser

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Birthday
15, 1892
Birthplace
France
Death Date
May 8, 1927 (35)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
15, 1892
Birthplace
France
Death Date
May 8, 1927 (35)

About

Ace pilot and adventurer who disappeared during an attempted transatlantic flight in 1927.

Before Fame

He played almost every sport when he was a child, but his real dreams were to race cars and fly airplanes.

Trivia

He suffered seventeen injuries, shot down at least forty-three German planes during World War I, and bedded countless women. All of these exploits made him a French legend.

Family Life

He was born in France but traveled to South America to search for a missing uncle.

Associated With

He was a famous rival of renowned aviator Charles Lindbergh.