Wilbur Wright

The person that invented flight


Have you ever flown on an airplane? Did you know that only 1 century ago there were no airplanes to go anywhere? Now, there are planes that have beds! Say thanks to Wilbur and Orville Wright, the men that invented flight for humans!

Fun Facts

He got injured because he played hockey.

He is 5 years older than his brother.

He lived in South Carolina in a tent for 2 years so he could test his planes.


“Fish, birds, reptiles and mammals were flying every day at pleasure, it was reasonable to suppose that man might also fly.”