Amelia Earhart Day
National Amelia Earhart Day celebrates the inspiring life of famous American pilot, Amelia Earhart. July 24 was chosen in honor of her birthday. Born on this day in 1897, Amelia Earhart is one of America’s most beloved pioneers in aviation and, today, on National Amelia Earhart Day, July 24, we celebrate her life and achievements.
Check out the upcoming events to celebrate the 90th anniversary of Amelia’s solo flight across the Atlantic by reading here.
Learn more about Amelia and her many accomplishments through this PBS profile.
Here in the US, Amelia’s hometown of Atchison, Kansas is set to open a new museum in her honor.