Geronimo! is an exclamation occasionally used by jumping skydivers or, more
generally, ... Sources. The Straight Dope: Why do parachutists yell "
Jan 20, 2011 ... Today I found out where the tradition of yelling “Geronimo” when jumping out of a
plane came from. ... I tell you jokers what I'm gonna do! ... Devine is one of the
very few people to have two stars on the Hollywood Walk of ...
People yell "Geronimo" when jumping off something because a test paratrooper
named Aubrey Eberhardt did it to prove his courage when he jumped out of an ...
Jan 23, 1998 ... Dear Cecil: Being a Native American, I was wondering why people and cartoon
characters yell "Geronimo!" when they parachute from an ...
Jul 17, 2000 ... The custom of yelling "Geronimo!" is attributed to Aubrey Eberhardt, a member of
the U.S. Army's parachute "test platoon" -- Fort Benning, ...
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May 19, 2012 ... C-27 door jumpers hit the skies over Geronimo DZ.
Long story short, Eberhardt jumped, yelled "Geronimo!" as promised, and the
shout .... Why do people yell Geronimo when they jump off something? World
War II ...
The legend of yelling Geronimo! on exit. ... parachutes of all makes and models,;
biographies of people making significant ... I tell you jokers what I'm gonna do!
A 1939 western named GERONIMO, the inspiration it gave a US Army
paratrooper, and the formation of a US Army paratrooper tradition were events
geronimo. 1. exclamation or cheer, with suicidal tendancies; synonyms: banzai,
here goes, wooo, oh crap ... He uses it when about to do something rash.