Ormer Locklear

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Birthday
29, 1891
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 2, 1920 (28)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
29, 1891
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 2, 1920 (28)

About

Hollywood stunt pilot who pioneered aerial acrobatics in the years following World War I.

Before Fame

He trained as an army flying instructor during World War I.

Trivia

He and a couple of military buddies formed a barnstorming troupe called “The Lunatics of Love Field.”

Family Life

He was in a relationship with silent film star Viola Dana when an aerial stunt gone awry ended his life.

Associated With

He and fellow Texan, Jeana Yeager , both rose to fame as a result of their contributions to the field of aviation.