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Vito Dumas
Birth: Sep. 26, 1900, Argentina
Death: Mar. 28, 1965, Argentina

Sailor, author, and aviator. He became famous worldwide as a solo sailor. In 1932, he crossed the Atlantic Ocean alone from Archacon (France) to Buenos Aires, Argentina. The voyage lasted 74 days. In 1942, during WWII, he made his greatest voyage, circumnavigating the world from June 27 to August 27, 1943. He also wrote the books "Solo, Rumbo a la Cruz del Sur," "Los Cuarenta Bramadores," and "Mis Viajes." (bio by: 380W) 
 
Burial:
Cementerio de la Chacarita
Buenos Aires
Capital Federal, Argentina
Plot: Panteón Centro Naval (New Building), 1s 2 #211
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: 380W
Record added: Dec 28, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7039742
Vito Dumas
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Vito Dumas
Added by: Sergio Orellana
 
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Thank you so much for living true to your dreams and inspiring those who would follow after you. I read your book "Through the Roaring Forties" and will remember your adventure for as long as I live. Peace unto you dear friend.
- Bill Michael
 Added: Jun. 11, 2014
Happy Birthday. Thank you for the adventures..........................
- a sincere fan
 Added: Sep. 26, 2013
May you rest in peace.
- Michael
 Added: Apr. 22, 2013
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