Edward Vernon Rickenbacker (October 8, 1890 – July 23, 1973) was an
American fighter ace ... Edward Rickenbacker was born in Columbus, Ohio, to
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Rickenbacker, then one of the world's top racing car drivers, immediately enlisted
with the U.S. Army upon America's entrance into the war in April 1917.
The American Ace of Aces, Eddie Rickenbacker, was a successful race car driver
, fighter pilot, airline executive, wartime advisor, and elder statesman. Few aces ...
Edward Vernon Rickenbacker, byname Eddie Rickenbacker (born Oct. 8, 1890,
Columbus, Ohio, U.S.—died July 23, 1973, Zürich) pilot, industrialist, and the ...
Edward Rickenbacker is listed in The Encyclopedia of American Business History
and Biography (1992). Hans Christian Adamson's Eddie Rickenbacker (1946) ...
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Speed. Enduring Courage: Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the
Eddie Rickenbacker was a race car driver, racetrack owner, fighter pilot and
airline executive. He was called the 'ace of aces' as the top American...