Two Aviators Birthdays – who are they?

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These two Amazing Aviators were both born on 1st July. One was born in 1818 and then 54 years later, another incredible aviator was born!

Who were they and what do you know about these two amazing aviators?


Meet Louis Bleriot and Amy Johnson.

Discover the little-known story of Louis Bleriot, the French aviator who was the first man to fly over the English Channel and Amy Johnson, the record breaking aviatrix from England. As the world becomes smaller and air travel more commonplace, do we always remember those amazing people whose bravery and vision has made it possible for us to travel around to the far ends of the earth? In this unique collection of inspirational stories from The Amazing People Club®, take a fascinating flight through the lives of some of the world’s most celebrated aviators! Together with Louis Bleriot and Amy Johnson, these other ‘fearless flyers’ made history as they soared through the air! From the great dreams of Joseph Montgolfier, inventor of the hot-air balloon, to the incredible innovations of the Wright Brothers, whose work on bicycles inspired them to invent a system of controlling aircraft; the principle of which is still used today. From the bravery and pioneering spirit of Amelia Earhart to the tenacious spirit of Yuri Gagarin, there is much to be learnt from the lives of these amazing people who all played key roles in the history of aviation. Experience the excitement of great aviation breakthroughs in this unique collection of amazing stories. Travel with Frank Whittle, who developed the jet engine. Learn how Igor Sikorsky created the helicopter. Find out how aviation engineers and brave pilots created the airline industry. These stories all come alive through BioViews®.

Today, we also invite educators to BRING YOUR CLASSROOM TO LIFE! Our resources are a unique diversity from main stream class activities. Just check out the students from Castle Vale High School in the U.K. and see how they interact in class.

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Amazing People Education is brought to you by The Amazing People Club – an international education publisher that is bringing these sensational resources to students and teachers worldwide. To explore tips and tricks on classroom edu-tainment using BioViews®, please download our freeAmazing Teacher Toolkit. To get involved in our direct-to-classroom resources, be sure to check out theseEducation Case Studies. We would like you to try some of our amazing class starters and let us know how they were received by teachers and students. To take a peek at how some students reacted when they came face to face with Columbus and Michelangelo, please see our video fromCastle Vale High School. For further information, please, or visit

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