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History, trivia

The Lady Who Survived 1000 feet Elevator Fall

She cheated death twice on the same day

During the final months of World War II, on Saturday, July 28, 1945, Lt Co William F. Smith Jr. crashed his B-25 Mitchell bomber into the then tallest building — Empire State Building. Smith was disoriented by the fog and when he asked for clearance to land, turned…

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Kamna Kirti

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