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On this day in 1909

Posted By on 25. Juli 2009

Another official Steampunk Holiday

One hundred years ago today, French aviator Louis Blériot (very impressive mustache) succeeded in crossing the English Channel in a motor-powered airplane. Let’s raise our glasses and give three cheers to Monsieur Blériot.

Hurray! Hurray! Hurray!

And here are two images of the aviator and his plane:

Louis Bleriot

Bleroits airplane


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