Flapper went against the conventional ideas of how women were supposed to act. They often drove cars and rode bicycles. Most flappers also drank alcohol. They went to parties late at night and also danced a lot.
Zelda Fitzgerald (Born Alabama, American novelist and the wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald, who dubbed her "the first American Flapper." After the success of 'This Side of Paradise' the Fitzgerald's became icons of the Jazz Age.