Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic

Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic (92 y)

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If Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic (92 y) was a standard unit ...

  • Time since building of the Great Pyramid of Giza / Cheops / Khufu (4,580 y)...more would be 50 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Age of earliest swords (3,700 y)...more would be 40 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Time since the birth of Archimedes (2,300 y)...more would be 25 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Time since the birth of Eratosthenes (2,294 y)...more would be 25 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Time since the birth of Diophantus (1,810 y)...more would be 20 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Time since the birth of Shakespeare (455 y)...more would be 5 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Time since the birth of Galileo (455 y)...more would be 5 x Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic
  • Period of Ceres's orbit (4.6 y)...more would be 1/20 of Time since Charles Lindbergh first flew across the Atlantic

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