Eva Dickson (1905 - 1938) was the first women to cross the Sahara by car - Born at Steninge Castle, Sigtuna, Sweden. She was 33 years old when she passed away in a car accident right outside Bagdad. She had started out on a new adventure along the ancient Silk Route. A Swedish beauty full of adventure spirit. Passion for cars, hunting, and a life in the fast lane - who crossed the Sahara desert, flew aircraft's - traveled all over Europa, Asia and Africa.