Amelia Earhart and Helen Richey
Helen Richey (1909-1947) was Amelia Earhart’s copilot on one flight across the Atlantic. During WWII she commanded a group of women pilots for the British Air Transport Auxiliary, flying bombs between factories and airbases. She died by suicide at age 38.
(This is when i think to myself pleasebegaypleasebegaypleasebegaypleasebegaypleasebegay.
Either way, she was a badass.)