Helene Dutrieu (LOC)
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Hélène Dutrieu in her aeroplane c. 1911
Hélène Dutrieu (10 July 1877 – 26 June 1961), was a cycling world champion, stunt cyclist, stunt motorcyclist, automobile racer, stunt driver, pioneer aviator, wartime ambulance driver, and director of a military hospital.
What an adventurous woman!
You can read more about her here.
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