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"The Red Baron" 110th anniversary
Rome, Italia - The mythical aviator was born on May 2nd 1892
In a few days, Manfred von Richtofen, better known as "The Red Baron", will celebrate the 110th anniversary from his birth. The German legendary aviator, who was born in fact in Breslava on May 2nd 1892, was killed in 1918 by a sniper during the battle of Amiens. In his very short life, as he died when he was just 26 years old, he shot down 81 aircraft, thus deserving to become a myth....
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency