- Charles (Elwood)Chuck, born 1923, U.S. aviator and test pilot: the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound (1947).
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Examples from the Web for yeager
Though she had kept a low profile over the last few decades, Yeager recently had been thrown back into the spotlight.
Yeager, herself a statuesque blond model and 30-time beauty pageant winner, was just as comfortable in front of the camera.
For three days in a row, Yeager returned until she spotted Winters again and persuaded her to pose for a photo shoot.
Dabbling in night school photography classes in Miami in 1953, a 23- or 24-year-old Yeager quickly made a splash.
Yeager died this week at 85, but she never stopped scouting new subjects.
Anybody who has lived in the cattle country knows the Yeager type.
Usually her aunt was also present, and either Blythe or Yeager.
Have Yeager look our weapons over and make sure 122 that they are loaded.
"Just a bit light-headed," I explained to Yeager, who came in at that moment.
Yeager had picked off Johnson in the run for the bridge, and Sam had wounded Caine.