Chuck Yeager

Chuck Yeager

American World War II flying ace and test pilot; first pilot to fly faster than sound
Brigadier General Charles Elwood Yeager was a United States Air Force officer, flying ace, and record-setting test pilot who in October 1947 became the first pilot in history confirmed to have exceeded the speed of sound in level flight.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 13, 1923
HometownMyra, West Virginia, U.S.
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseVictoria Scott D'Angelo (m 2003 - 2020) , Glennis Dickhouse (m 1945 - 1990)
ChildrenSusan Yeager , Michael Yeager , Don Yeager , Sharon Yeager Flick
ParentsSusie Mae Yeager , Albert Hal Yeager


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