James Allan Mollison

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Birthday
19, 1905
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Oct 30, 1959 (54)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
19, 1905
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Oct 30, 1959 (54)

About

Scottish aviator and World War II pilot best known for his flight speed records.

Before Fame

He became, at the age of eighteen, the youngest officer in the Royal Air Force.

Trivia

He suffered from alcoholism, and in 1953, his pilot's license was revoked by the Civil Aviation Authority Medical Board.

Family Life

He proposed to fellow aviator Amy Johnson just hours after meeting her. The couple later divorced.

Associated With

He and Alberto Santos Dumont were both famous aviators.

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