Eugene Burton Ely

Eugene Burton Ely bio

Birth Name: Eugene Burton Ely

Occupation: Pilot

Place Of Birth: Iowa

Date Of Birth: October 21, 1866

Date Of Death: October 19, 1911

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Eugene Burton Ely was born on the 21st of October, 1866. He was famous for being a Pilot. Famed aviator who performed with the Curtiss Exhibition team and made the first successful takeoff and landing on a ship.

Eugene Burton Ely was born in Iowa. He spent a lot of time repairing airplanes before setting his sights on a flying career. He nearly crashed into the sea while taking off from a makeshift flight deck built on the USS Birmingham.

Eugene Burton Ely was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Eugene Burton Ely was born in 1860s.

Eugene Burton Ely is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Eugene Burton Ely was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Eugene Burton Ely
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Eugene Burton Ely was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Eugene Burton Ely was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Eugene Burton Ely had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Eugene Burton Ely’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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