Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Angels in:
 • Angel Falls Waterfall
 • Angel Falls
 • Bolívar
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Jimmie Angel
Original name: James Crawford Angel
Birth: Aug. 1, 1899
Greene County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1956
Panama City
Panamá, Panama

Aviator. Best known for discovering and naming Angel Falls in the Venezuelan jungle. Rising 3,212 feet above the jungle floor, it is the worlds tallest waterfall. A pilot with James Lindberg's Flying Circus, he flew to Venezuelan Guayana with James McCracken in search of a river filled with gold. 

Cause of death: Internal injuries from a plane accident
Angel Falls Waterfall
Angel Falls
Bolívar, Venezuela
Plot: His ashes were spread over the waterfall
GPS (lat/lon): 33, 44
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 21, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 19146
Jimmie Angel
Added by: quebecoise
Jimmie Angel
Added by: Erik Skytte
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- nevermore
 Added: Aug. 1, 2015
Happy Birthday...........................
- a sincere fan
 Added: Aug. 1, 2015

- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Jun. 2, 2015
There are 92 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 38 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service