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22/11/1898 Pressure suit inventor is born

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Wiley Post - The World's First Astronaut

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Memoir - Will Rogers and Wiley Post.

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Wiley Post: Setting Long-Distance Records in the Winnie Mae

American aviator Wiley Post had his piloting license signed by Orville Wright. Post made a first solo flight around the world in 1933. As a pioneer of a long high-altitude flight, he developed and tested first pressure suit ever. He also discovered the jet stream – air flow roughly copying circles of latitude.
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