Tower of Dan­ger

Lonely Planet Magazine (US) - - Globetrotter -

The tower’s first floor has long been a mag­net for reck­less dare­dev­ils. In

1912, Franz Re­ichelt jumped to his death from the plat­form while at­tempt­ing to demon­strate a wear­able para­chute. In

1926, Léon Col­lot tried to fly his plane be­neath the first floor arch and crashed.

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