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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parachuting

Parachuting, or skydiving, is a method of transiting from a high point to Earth with the aid of ... The first parachute jump in history was made by Andre-Jacques Garnerin, the inventor of the parachute, on October 22, 1797. Garnerin tested his  ...

www.skydivingmelbourne.com.au/wow-factor-3/the-history-of-skydiving

In the world we live in today, we tend to accept things for the way they are without ever really questioning how they came to be. Which came first? The chicken or ...

www.skydiving.com/skydiving/history-of-skydiving

We're going to try to keep it simple though, because there isn't anything boring about the history of skydiving, and we don't want to ruin that theme. Now let's get  ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-first-parachutist

On this day in History, The first parachutist on Oct 22, 1797. Learn more about what happened today on History.

www.virginiaskydivingcenter.com/the-history-of-skydiving

Jul 19, 2013 ... Skydiving is such an exhilarating activity but not for the faint of heart! ... The modern history begins in the late 18th century when Jacques ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Skydiving

The term "skydiver" was invented by Raymond Young in the mid 1950s, as the first skydiver centers opened ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History+on+Skydiving&v=oIXdICdP2zI
Jan 22, 2013 ... THE BIG PICTURE - Produced by the U.S. Army - Shows the history of Skydiving / Parachuting - New higher quality 480P upload.

aircapitaldropzone.com/kansasskydiving.htm

The technology of "sport" skydiving has come a long way since it's beginnings after World War II. After WWII a few intrepid former Army Airborne Soldiers started  ...

nolimitsskydiving.com/skydiving-history

May 5, 2014 ... In this blog, No Limits talks about the history of skydiving. Learn where the first skydive took place, and schedule yours today!