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Springfield News-Sun
When did education become about narrowing horizons?curriculum of their era was a Humanities education: heavy on reading, writing,
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
curriculum of their era was a Humanities education: heavy on reading, writing, reciting, history, and mathematics. The Wright Brothers’ world-changing innovation was in large part the result of their ability to read and research, think clearly,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Free flights in S. Lake Tahoe for youthEAA started the Young Eagles program in 1992 with the goal of flying 1 million
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 13 hours ago
EAA started the Young Eagles program in 1992 with the goal of flying 1 million kids by Dec. 17, 2003, the centennial of the Wright brothers’ flights. They easily surpassed that goal and to date more than 2 million kids in more than 90 countries have... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Kind of Inventiveness We Don’t Needmight have been its father. We could name many other notables, ranging from He
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 hours ago
might have been its father. We could name many other notables, ranging from Henry Ford to George Washington Carver to the Wright brothers. Thanks to Elisha Otis, every time we get on elevators, they don’t plummet to the bottom level. Perhaps more... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Much for Aviation History Buffs at WAI Dayton ConnectPark; Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center and the Wright Cycle Company; and the H
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 hours ago
Park; Wright-Dunbar Interpretive Center and the Wright Cycle Company; and the Huffman-Prairie Flying Field, the location of Wright Brothers’ test flights. The tour of the Dayton aviation sites is followed by a tour of the National Museum of the... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Bitter blowman Akbar Rehman and overseas amateur Denis Louis, the challenge proved beyond
Oldham Chronicle / Posted yesterday
man Akbar Rehman and overseas amateur Denis Louis, the challenge proved beyond Crompton, despite the best efforts of the Wright brothers, Simon and Stephen, and teenager Kain Dean. Crompton made a great start as Adam Good removed Jack Avery with... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Flying field to display resolution defending Wrights' flight- An Ohio lawmaker has given a framed copy of his resolution rejecting Connecti
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
- An Ohio lawmaker has given a framed copy of his resolution rejecting Connecticut's claim that another aviator beat the Wright brothers as first in flight to an aviation history organization. State Rep. Rick Perales of Beavercreek presented the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Flying field to display resolution defending Wrights' flight— An Ohio lawmaker has given a framed copy of his resolution rejecting Connecti
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
— An Ohio lawmaker has given a framed copy of his resolution rejecting Connecticut's claim that another aviator beat the Wright brothers as first in flight to an aviation history organization. State Rep. Rick Perales of Beavercreek presented the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Air Force museum celebrates National Aviation Day with activitiesto the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Force will learn about achievement
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Force will learn about achievements in aviation and aerospace from the Wright brothers’ first flight to modern Air Force technology. Activities include hands-on demonstrations, build and fly balsa... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Air Force museum celebrates National Aviation Day with activitiesto the public. During “Family Day,” visitors can learn about major events and
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to the public. During “Family Day,” visitors can learn about major events and breakthroughs in aviation history, from the Wright brothers’ first flight to modern Air Force developments. Families can participate in activities including hands-on... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Push on to remove Confederate statues from U.S. Capitolto slavery. State leaders gathered votes to determine who should replace Allen
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
to slavery. State leaders gathered votes to determine who should replace Allen, and Edison beat out the likes of the Wright Brothers and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens to become one of 35 statues in Statuary Hall. Allen’s statue is now in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hey Connecticut, Back off first flight claims: Ohio was firstPatterson, Artist in Residence with the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Histo
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Patterson, Artist in Residence with the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park had a 1904 image of the Wright Brothers on Huffman Prairie printed on mesh for display on the site of the original photo. TY GREENLEES / STAFF The... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Hey Connecticut, Back off first flight claims: Ohio was firstWilbur Wright perfected the airplane to present a proclamation declaring the Da
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Wilbur Wright perfected the airplane to present a proclamation declaring the Dayton duo first to fly in powered flight. The Wright brothers first took to the air Dec. 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Perales introduced the resolution in the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hey Connecticut, Back off first flight claims: Ohio was firstPatterson, Artist in Residence with the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Histo
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
Patterson, Artist in Residence with the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park had a 1904 image of the Wright Brothers on Huffman Prairie printed on mesh for display on the site of the original photo. TY GREENLEES / STAFF The... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hot Dog Boy and the Alt Right Light of Dayblah”, as if the Alt Right losers actually had anything to do with anything. I
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
blah”, as if the Alt Right losers actually had anything to do with anything. I don’t think Hot Dog Boy consulted with the Wright Brothers or Goddard or Jack Kilby or any person who both happened to be successful and white. The average salary of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Air Guard F-16s to fly over Springfield this morningLiberator, B-25 Mitchell and a two-seat P-51 Mustang, part of the “Wings of Fre
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Liberator, B-25 Mitchell and a two-seat P-51 Mustang, part of the “Wings of Freedom Tour,” are scheduled to land at Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport in Miami Twp. between 1:30 and 2 p.m. Wednesday... The leader of the Military Religious Freedom... Read more
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The Alliance Review
High-tech ideas to fix opioid crisis compete for grantsin solving the problem in his April State of the State address, noting Ohio's t
The Alliance Review / Posted 6 days ago
in solving the problem in his April State of the State address, noting Ohio's ties to historical innovators including the Wright Brothers and Thomas Edison. Proposed ideas for tackling the crisis are aimed at before or after an... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Is this the future of air travel? Pilotless planes to be ready by 2025officer of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. “Aviation is no
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
officer of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. “Aviation is no exception. We have come a long way since the Wright brothers— and I am certain the industry will continue to innovate into the future.” Aircraft manufacturers Boeing Co.... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT — An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family members of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Drone summit shortens days, expands future events to draw more peopleregistered. For more information and to register, log onto www.uasmidwest.org.
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
registered. For more information and to register, log onto www.uasmidwest.org. The Dayton Development Coalition and the Wright Brothers Chapter of the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International organized the summit. Midwest... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before Wrightsbefore Wrights AP News | 08/14/17 01:08 PM BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- An aviat
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
before Wrights AP News | 08/14/17 01:08 PM BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsAn aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family members of Gustave Whitehead... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before Wright Bros.(AP photo) Gustave Whitehead (AP photo) BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator w
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
(AP photo) Gustave Whitehead (AP photo) BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wrig
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wrig
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wrig
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wrig
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - An aviator who Connecticut officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials joined family... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Connecticut honors aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A hometown aviator who state officials say beat the Wr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A hometown aviator who state officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored in Connecticut. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim and other officials... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Officials To Honor Aviator Reputed To Fly Before WrightsBRIDGEPORT — Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviato
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight. A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the 116th... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Connecticut to Honor Aviator Reputed to Fly Before WrightsConnecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they procla
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 days ago
Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight. A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the 116th anniversary of what... Read more
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Daily Mail
Connecticut to honor aviator reputed to fly before WrightsConnecticut to honor German-born aviator who they say beat the Wright Brothers
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Connecticut to honor German-born aviator who they say beat the Wright Brothers into flight by TWO YEARS... but Ohio officials in the world-famous siblings' home state reject claims Politicians in Connecticut have passed a law recongizing 'their'... Read more
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The Columbian
Aviator said to fly before Wrights honoredBRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Connecticut officials who say a hometown aviator beat the W
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Connecticut officials who say a hometown aviator beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years are honoring him in a ceremony. A ceremony is scheduled today to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the 116th... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Connecticut to honor aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials who say a hometown aviator beat
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials who say a hometown aviator beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years are honoring him in a ceremony. A Bridgeport ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Connecticut to honor aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to hon
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight. A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Connecticut to honor aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to hon
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight. A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Connecticut to honor aviator reputed to fly before WrightsBRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to hon
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight. A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio museum celebrates on aviation pioneer's birthdaywill mark the birthday of aviation pioneer Orville Wright, who was born in Dayt
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
will mark the birthday of aviation pioneer Orville Wright, who was born in Dayton 146 years ago. Everything from the Wright Brothers' first flight to today's Air Force technology will be highlighted. Visitors can take part in hands-on... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
World’s oldest man, a Holocaust survivor, dies at 113he can find the documents to prove it. His family say he was born in Poland on
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
he can find the documents to prove it. His family say he was born in Poland on September 15, 1903, three months before the Wright brothers took the first aeroplane flight. / AFP / SHULA KOPERSHTOUK (Photo credit should read SHULA... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police forced to revive zonked out addicts in Americawho have taken deadly drug 50 times more potent than heroin that has flooded Am
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
who have taken deadly drug 50 times more potent than heroin that has flooded America Dayton, Ohio celebrated as home of Wright Brothers and birthplace of aviation But it is epicentre of horrific epidemic ripping families and communities... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
World’s oldest man, a Holocaust survivor, dies at 113he can find the documents to prove it. His family say he was born in Poland on
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 days ago
he can find the documents to prove it. His family say he was born in Poland on September 15, 1903, three months before the Wright brothers took the first aeroplane flight. / AFP / SHULA KOPERSHTOUK A picture taken on January 21, 2016, shows... Read more
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The Hindu
World’s oldest man dead in Israel at 113: mediaoriginally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 —
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered airplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
New WSU president looks toward the future, new erapart of what attracted me to the Dayton area. It taps into the founding of the
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
part of what attracted me to the Dayton area. It taps into the founding of the university, the core of innovation with the Wright brothers, and also the research needs of the institution – it’s in the fabric of the university. I’ve had great... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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Inquirier.net
World’s oldest man dead in Israel at 113—mediablessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered airplane flight. Guinness World Records recognized him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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Perth Now
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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Adelaide Now
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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News.com.au
World’s oldest man dies at 113blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on S
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.” Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 — three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world’s oldest man... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
World's oldest man dead at 113blessing." Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
blessing." Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 - three months before the Wright brothers' first successful powered aeroplane flight. Guinness World Records recognised him as the world's oldest man... Read more
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metro
World’s oldest man, Auschwitz survivor Yisrael Kristal, dies aged 113blessing.’ Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on
metro / Posted 10 days ago
blessing.’ Kristal, originally from Zarnow in what is now Poland, was born on September 15, 1903 – three months before the Wright brothers’ first successful powered airplane flight. In September last year he celebrated his Bar Mitzvah after a... Read more
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