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Brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright built and flew the first airplane in human history. The brothers were engineers and tinkerers who founded the Wright Cycle Comany in Dayton, Ohio in 1892. While the bicycle business sustained them, they began to experime... More »
Born: 16 April 1867 (Wilbur) and 19 August 1871 (Orville), Millville, Indiana(Wilbur) and Dayton, Ohio (Orville)

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Orville and Wilbur Wright piloted the first man-powered and controlled airplane flights on December 17th, 1903. The two brothers, with no formal training, took.

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