Decorated U.S. Army pilot who was the first man to fly over the South Pole.
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|FULL NAME:||Bernt Balchen|
|BIRTH DATE:||October 23, 1899|
|AGE:||120 years old|
Bernt Balchen is a Pilot. He grew up in Norway as the son of a country doctor. Later, he became a United States citizen. He was a championship boxer who participated in the 1920 Olympic Games (held in his native Norway). Just nine years later, he embarked upon his historic South Pole flight.
DID YOU KNOW He organized a World War II-era resistance operation that allowed 5,000 of his countrymen to escape the Nazi occupation.
FACT Max Conrad also made a historic flight over some of the most inhospitable terrain on earth.
Currently, Bernt Balchen is 120 years old. He will celebrate his 121st birthday on a Monday, October 23rd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Bernt Balchen’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Bernt Balchen was born in the Year of the Pig. People with this sign are nice and good-mannered. They’re always forgiving of other people’s mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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