(executive producer - uncredited)
An amateur aeronautical engineer, he designed and built the Hercules, commonly known as the Spruce Goose, the largest military airplane ever built at the time, and built almost entirely of wood.
12 Biographical Movies |
29 Print Biographies |
12 Portrayals |
21 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Howard R. Hughes | Howard Robard Hughes | Howard Robard Hughes Jr
6' 4" (1.93 m)
Hughes (Gano), Allene
| Hughes Sr., Howard R.
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He became obsessed with the "Communist threat" in the early 1950s, having written a series of paranoid articles on the subject that he sent out to newspapers from seclusion.
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