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Jimmie Angel

  • Original Name James Crawford
  • Birth 1 Aug 1899 Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 8 Dec 1956 Panama City, Panamá, Panama
  • Burial Angel Falls, Bolívar, Venezuela
  • Plot His ashes were spread over the waterfall
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  • Memorial ID 19146

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.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 20 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19146
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jimmie Angel (1 Aug 1899–8 Dec 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19146, citing Angel Falls Waterfall, Angel Falls, Bolívar, Venezuela ; Maintained by Find A Grave .