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Leslie Leroy Irvin

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Leslie Leroy Irvin (1895-1966)

Leslie Leroy Irvin (September 10, 1895 – October 9, 1966) made the first premeditated free-fall parachute jump in 1919.

1895 Born in Los Angeles.

1933 Managing Director Irving Air Chute of Great Britain

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