|Birth Day||August 22, 1886|
|Age||133 YEARS OLD|
Pioneering French aviator who was the first woman in the world to received a pilot's license.
Her dinner with renowned French aviator Charles Voisin inspired her to become a pilot.
She had a statue erected in her honor at Paris's Le Bourget Airport.
She had a son who was rumored to be the child of the sculptor-turned-pilot Léon Delagrange.
Like Margaret Ringenberg , she paved the way for future generations of female pilots.