Francis Gary Powers

Most Influential Person Across History

American pilot shot down flying a U-2 spy plane over the Soviet Union

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According to Wikipedia, Francis Gary Powers was an American pilot whose Central Intelligence Agency Lockheed U-2 spy plane was shot down while flying a reconnaissance mission in Soviet Union airspace, causing the 1960 U-2 incident.

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