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Sophie Blanchard

French balloonist remembered to be the wife of ballooning legend Jean-Pierre Blanchard. She was the 1st feminine professional balloonist and, in 1989, became the 1st female ever to perish within an aviation incident. She was created in the Trois-Canons commune and wedded her husband a while in the 1790’s. Her ballooning prowess amused famous brands Napoleon Bonaparte, who called her as the Aeronaut of the state Festivals. She was created to Protestant parents rather than had kids of her personal. She continuing ballooning even following the loss of life of her spouse Jean-Pierre Blanchard, who passed away after falling in one of his balloons.

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