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Steve Fossett was an American entrepreneur and traveler born on April 22, 1944, in Jackson, Tennessee. Fossett is a record holder for the very first solo air travel throughout the Pacific Ocean in a hot-air balloon (1995), very first solo journey around the world in a hot-air balloon (2002), fastest travel around the world in a sailboat (2004), very first solo continuously trip around the world in an aircraft (2005) and greatest altitude took a trip in a sailplane (2006). In September 2007, Fossett vanished while flying an airplane over the Sierra Nevada.