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Marvin Creamer: A Modern Explorer

Marvin Creamer: A Modern Explorer

In May 1984, Marvin Creamer became the first and only man to circumnavigate the globe without the use of navigational ...

First Westward Sail around the World

First Westward Sail around the World

On August 6, 1971, Scottish sailor Chay Blyth became the first person to sail westward around the world.

Wrong-Way Corrigan

Wrong-Way Corrigan

On July 17, 1938, aviator Douglas Corrigan departed from Brooklyn, New York, for a cross-country trip to California—but landed in ...

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