1870 – Born in Dayton, Ohio; birth of one of the aviation pioneers. 1878 – First build glide airplane. 1880-1890 – Published a newspaper and formed the Wright Cycle Company (provider of bicycles) alongside his brother. 1893 – Brotheers sell and fix planes. 1896 – Learned ..
1867 – Born in Millville, Indiana. 1870 – They moved to Dayton and Orville was born. 1880-1890 – Published a newspaper and formed the Wright Cycle Company (provider of bicycles) alongside his brother. 1896 – Learned about the early European experiments in sustained flights and caught the interest of ..
US boxer heavyweight boxing champion 1986-1990 imprisoned 1992-1995 after conviction for rape WBC heavyweight boxing champion 1996– WBA heavyweight boxing champion 1996 3.3 / 5 ( ..
US black civil rights activist and educator wife of Malcolm X 1958 converted to Sunni Islam 1964 made pilgrimage to Mecca 1965 official at Medgar Evers College 1976-1997 2.9 / 5 ( ..
1932 – He was born on the 6th day of June this year on Randolph Air Force Base, after which he was named near San Antonio, Texas. 1962 – He was educated at Texas Military Institute and West Point. He received both an S.M. degree in Aeronautics/Astronautics and the degree of Engineer in Aeronautics/Astronautics ..
French author and aviator wrote novella "The Little Prince" 1943 disappeared when plane shot down in World War II 2.8 / 5 ( ..
US aviator in World War I and airline businessman 1st president of Eastern Air Lines Inc. 1938-1953 chairman of Eastern Air Lines Inc. 1953-1967 2.9 / 5 ( ..
British-Canadian classical scholar and educator 2.5 / 5 ( ..
1927 – He was born on the 23rd day of January this year in Erie, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor’s degree in economics, and from Georgia Tech with a Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering. 1945 – He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Army Air ..
1891 – Oswald Boelcke was born in Giebichenstein, on the 19th of May. German aviator. – He joined Telegraphen-Bataillon Nr. 3 in Koblenz as a Fahnenjunker (cadet officer). 1914 – Transferred to the Fliegertruppe in May. – He received his pilot’s training at the school of the Halberstadt firm. He passed ..