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Carol Rymer Davis

American balloonist


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From Wikipedia

Carol Ann Rymer Davis was an American balloonist, and radiologist. In 2004, she was the first woman to win the Gordon Bennet Cup for ballooning with fellow crewman Richard Abruzzo. For this historic win, they were awarded the 2005 Harmon Trophy. She was lost at sea on September 29, 2010, over the Adriatic Sea. Her body, along with that of Abruzzo, was found off the coast of Italy in the Adriatic Sea on December 6, 2010.

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University of Colorado

Public university system in Colorado, USA

Colorado College

Private liberal arts college in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States