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The Wright Brothers Inventers of the first successful flying airplane BY: Jenny layer. Wilbur on left, Orville on right. Birth. Wiblur - April 16, 1876 In Millville, Indianna Orville- Auguest 19, 1871 in Dayton, Ohio . Wilbur Wright. Orville Wright. Family.

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The wright brothers inventers of the first successful flying airplane by jenny layer

The Wright BrothersInventers of the first successful flying airplaneBY: Jenny layer

Wilbur on left, Orville on right


Birth

Birth

Wiblur- April 16, 1876 In Millville, Indianna

Orville- Auguest 19, 1871 in Dayton, Ohio

Wilbur Wright

Orville Wright


Family

Family

  • Mother’s name was Susan Wright and had 5 kids

  • Had 2 older brothers named Reuchlin and Lorin

  • Had 1 younger sister name Katherine

  • Neither Orville or Wilbur married and didn’t have kids

Father’s name was Milton Wright and was a minister in their church

Reuchlin Wright


Places where they lived

Places where they lived

The Wright brothers grew up inDayton, Ohio and also lived in Millville, Indiana

Their flight tests were made in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina

Living quarters in North Carolina


Places where they worked

Places where they worked

Worked together at a printing firm and printed their own newspaper called West Side News

In 1892 they had a bicycle repair shop

Opened a bicycle shop in 1893

The Wright Cycle Shop


Type of science and inspiration

Type of science and Inspiration

The Wright brothers were inspired by a German glider named Otto Litienthal

Became aeronautical scientists

Otto Litienthal


Education

Education

Orville and Wilbur attended high school

Wilbur remained in high school until his senior year

Neither attended a college

Orville’s class of 1890

Orville in High School


Major contributions

Major Contributions

They made the first successful airplane In North Carolina that flew 120 feet off the ground for 12 seconds


Death

Death

Wilbur- May 30, 1912 in Dayton Ohio

Orville- January 30, 1948 in Dayton Ohio

Wilbur left Orville right


Events in history

Events in history

1882- Dr Schuyler Skaats Wheeler invents the first electrically powered mechanical fan

1889- The Eiffel Tower was opened

Eiffel Tower


Sources

Sources

http://www.notablebiographies.com/We-Z/Wright-Brothers.html

http://gardenofpraise.com/ibdwrigh.htm

http://www.hfmgv.org/exhibits/wright/printdefault.asp

http://wright.nasa.gov/wilbur.htm

http://www.eich.com/allan/wrightbros.htm

http://www.thepeoplehistory.com/1880to1889.html

http://wright.nasa.gov/orville.htm


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