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An ace is a military aviator or airman credited with shooting down five or more enemy aircraft. The term ace originated in World War I when French newspapers described Adolphe Pègoud as l'as (French for ace) after he shot down five German aircraft.
 
  Name   Date of Birth
1621 Hedley, John Herbert 19 Jul 1887
1622 Raymond, Georges 19 Jun 1887
1623 Blanc, Georges Pierre 18 Jun 1887
1624 Pinsard, Armand 28 May 1887
1625 Mannock, Edward Corringham 24 May 1887
1626 Ralston, John Steele 27 Apr 1887
1627 Delzenne, François Paul 16 Mar 1887
1628 Mai, Josef 03 Mar 1887
1629 Argeyev (d'Argueff), Pavel Vladimirovich 01 Mar 1887
1630 Sharpe, Thomas Sydney 24 Feb 1887
1631 Home-Hay, Jeffrey Batters 02 Feb 1887
1632 Wenzel, Paul 24 Jan 1887
1633 Birmingham, Thomas James 13 Jan 1887
1634 Mueller (Müller), Max Ritter von 01 Jan 1887
1635 Saune, Basile Felicien 01 Jan 1887
Total Records: 1863
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