Destined to fail or have bad luck: an ill-fated expedition
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- And his story of this ill-fated expedition in search of the inland sea is called Bright Planet.
- Capt Oates was part of the ill-fated Antarctic expedition with Captain Scott in 1910.
- Ten days later the ill-fated invasion took place at the Bay of Pigs and Tad's byline was on the front page.