His memoir, "The Spirit of St. Louis", won the 1954 Pulitzer Prize for Biography/Autobiography (filmed as The Spirit of St. Louis
3 Biographical Movies |
15 Print Biographies |
4 Portrayals |
8 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Charles Lindbergh | Lucky Lindy
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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[in a letter to Apollo 11 Commander Michael Collins
] The ground shook and my chest was beating as though bombs were falling nearby. It seemed impossible for life to exist while carrying that fire. What a fantastic experience it must have been-the first man alone looking down on another celestial body, like a god of space!
A life-long abstainer from tobacco and alcohol.