Each day we bring you one stunning little glimpse of history in the form of a historical photograph. Enjoy!
Friday, July 25, 2008
This is a photograph of French Aviator Louis Bleriot in one of his flying machines. Louis was an inventor, engineer, and an early pioneer in the development of airplanes. It was on this day, July 25, in the year 1909 that Bleriot became the first person to fly an airplane over the English Channel.