Wilbur Wright

Aviator Wilbur Wright Full Name: Wilbur Wright


Profession: Aviator
Why Famous: Known for inventing and building the world's first successful airplane with his brother Orville Wright.

Born: April 16, 1867
Star Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Millville, Indiana, USA

Died: May 30, 1912 (aged 45)
Cause of Death: Typhoid fever

Historical Events in the Life of Wilbur Wright

  • 1904-09-20 Orville & Wilbur Wright fly a circle in their Flyer II
  • 1905-10-05 Orville and Wilbur Wright's "Flyer III" flight 38.5 km in 38.3"

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