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Person: WRIGHT, Orville  (1871-1948)

Biographical summary of this person
Name
Orville WRIGHT
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
inventor and aviation pioneer
Main period of activity
1900s
Relationships to other people

brother of WRIGHT, Wilbur  (1867-1912)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
19 August 1871
born at
30 January 1948
76
died at
Slides showing image of this person
slide image -- Orville Wright watching the Aeroplane's flight with the King. At Pau March 18 '09slide image -- King Edwards Holiday -- The King chatting with Wilbur and Orville Wright
Slide set references

image appears in: Tyler's topical slides: series 10 (news: Walter Tyler, 20 slides, 20 March 1909)

image appears in: Tyler's topical slides: series 11 (news: Walter Tyler, 20 slides, 27 March 1909)

Lucerna ID  6003887

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 July 2012

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