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A. K. Longren made the first successful flight of a Kansas-made plant, September 2, 1911First party leaves on the Santa Fe Trail, September 1, 1821 C. B. Schmidt, Kansas immigration agent, born September 7, 1843

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Tom Leahy, born September 13, 1922,  was involved in Wichita broadcasting including KFH Radio's This Week in History. He became known as the host of Major Astro on KARD and KSAS, and as The Host on KAKE's Nightmare.

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On September 2, 1911, A. K. Longren made the first successful flight of a Kansas-made plane. He built Topeka I in a warehouse in downtown Topeka.

A. K Longren and Topeka I

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