Orville Wright (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912), together known as the Wright brothers, were American aviation pioneers generally credited with inventing, building, and flying the world's first successful motor-operated airplane.
May 05, 2015 · Early Life. Orville Wright was born on August 19, 1871, in Dayton, Ohio, one of five children of Susan Catherine Koerner and Milton Wright, a bishop in the Church of the United Brethren in Christ.
Aug 19, 2012 · January 30 1948: Orville Wright died in Dayton, Ohio, at the age of 76, thus ending his 28 years as a member of the NACA. NASA was created from NACA 10 years after Orville's death. In his lifetime, the speed of the airplane had been increased from 0 mph to almost 1,000 mph.
Wilbur Wright (Millville, 16 april 1867 – Dayton, 30 mei 1912) en Orville Wright (Dayton, 19 augustus 1871 – Dayton, 30 januari 1948) zijn twee pioniers in de geschiedenis van de luchtvaart. Orville Wright
Les frères Orville Wright (19 août 1871 - 30 janvier 1948 soit 76 ans) et Wilbur Wright (16 avril 1867 - 30 mai 1912 soit 45 ans) sont deux célèbres pionniers américains de l'aviation, à la fois chercheurs , ingénieurs, concepteurs, constructeurs et pilotes.
Orville Wright, working with his brother Wilbur, made the first heavier-than-air, powered, controlled flight by man, leading the world into the aviation age. Family Life. Orville was born to Milton and Susan Wright in Dayton, Ohio on August 19, 1871. Orville was the sixth child of seven, but two of his older siblings did not survive infancy.
Wright brothers, American brothers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who achieved the first powered, sustained, and controlled airplane flight (1903). Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867, near Millville, Indiana, U.S.—May 30, 1912, Dayton, Ohio) and his brother Orville Wright (August 19, 1871, Dayton—January 30, 1948, Dayton) also built and flew the first fully practical airplane (1905).