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The Legendary Lives of the First Black Combat Pilot

Constant Wonder
  • Jul 13, 2021
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Eugene Bullard, as a seventh child was destined to be lucky. Yet, luck doesn't begin to describe the incredible life of the first black combat pilot. Bullard escaped racial persecution in his birthplace of Columbus, Georgia by running away to France, where he started off as boxer, performer, and eventually a soldier during WWI. He was also a jazz musician, a spy and much, much more. Guest: Tom Calvin author of, “All Blood Runs Red: The Legendary Life of Eugene Bullard – Boxer, Pilot, Soldier, Spy.” Show More...