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Hélène Marguerite (Dutrieu) Mortier (1877 - 1961)

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Hélène Marguerite "The Human Arrow" Mortier formerly Dutrieu
Born in Tournai, Belgiummap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Paris, Francemap
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Profile last modified | Created 31 Dec 2016
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Biography

Cycling champion, stunt motorcyclist, race car driver, stunt driver, war ambulance driver and aviatrix[1][2]

d/o a Belgium Army officer[2]

her brother, Eugene, was a professional cyclist[2]

1893 Women's cycling record for distance in 1 hour

awarded Cross of St. Andre by Leopold II of Blegium

1922 m. Pierre Mortier

Sources

  1. Wild, Chris. "Let Women Fly!" Remembering History's First Female Aviators". Mashable. N. p., 4 Mar 2015. Web. 31 Dec. 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Wikipedia: Hélène_Dutrieu, accessed 31 Dec 2016


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