Geek Fact for October 31st


In 1956, George Dufek became the first American to land by air at the South Pole.

Admiral George J. Dufek of the US Navy landed at the South Pole in an R4D-5L Skytrain (C-47 Skytrain) aircraft.

Learn more at http://www.eoearth.org/article/South_Pole?topic=49460.

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