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Orville Wright (1871–1948)

Orville Wright was born on August 19, 1871 in Dayton, Ohio, USA. He died on January 30, 1948 in Dayton. See full bio »


(age 76) in Dayton, Ohio, USA

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 1909 The Wright Brothers Aeroplane (Documentary short)
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 2010 Life After People (TV Series documentary)
- Sky's the Limit (2010) ... Himself
 2003 Kitty Hawk: The Wright Brothers' Journey of Invention (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 The 20th Century: A Moving Visual History (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1988 Reaching for the Skies (TV Series)
- Pioneers (1988) ... Himself
 1953 The Ford 50th Anniversary Show (TV Special)
 1938 Yesterday Lives Again (Documentary short)

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5 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power. See more »


Brother of Wilbur Wright. See more »

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