Amelia Earhart

By: McKenzie Cutler

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart was famous for being the first woman to be courageous enough to attempt to fly along the equator, all the way around the world. She was very inspiring to tons of other pilots, who overcame their fears, and accomplished their goals. Amelia gave millions of Americans hope, and courage. Amelia Earhart was important to America because she proved that even though it was the Great Depression, she inspired America that if you follow your dreams, you really can reach the stars.

Amelia Earhart Quote

"There is more to life than being a passenger" Amelia Earhart once said.
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Fun Facts about Amelia Earhart

* Amelia Earhart was an amazing poet.

* She developed a friendship with Eleanor Roosevelt, who wanted to learn how to fly. Earhart had planned to teach her, for which the First Lady even got her student permit.

* The United States government spent $4 million looking for Earhart, which made it the most costly and intensive air and sea search in history at that time.