The Kidnapping That Shook The World

How Charles Lindberg’s fame led his tragedy to become a global sensation

Anittha
7 min readAug 27, 2021

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Charles Lindbergh Sr. Photo was taken from the Library of Congress.

Charles Lindbergh was your ordinary individual — a young boy with the dream of becoming a pilot. He was born in Detroit, Michigan, and spent most of his childhood in Washington, D.C. He wanted to join the United States Army Air Force but was turned down because they weren’t in need…

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Anittha

BSc student studying life science. A huge reader 📖 I love to write about science, mental health, history, law books, movies, and more 😁💕✍️