George Cayley

George Cayley

Sir George Cayley, 6th Baronet of Brompton was a prolific English engineer and is one of the most important people in the history of aeronautics.

person, scientist, aerospace engineer, politician, aviator, Capricorn person, academic, inventor

Age at Death
83 years, 11 months and 18 days old
Attributes
male , english
Believed By Some To Be The Inventor of
fixed-wing aircraft
Birthday
the 27th of December
Born
1773 , December 1773 , December 27th 1773 , the United Kingdom , England ,  …
Did
die
Died
1857 , December 1857 , December 15th 1857 , the United Kingdom , England ,  …
Died During
January 1st 1850, 00:00 - December 31st 1859, 23:59
First Name
"George"
Gender
male
Last Name
"Cayley"
Legal name, Full name
"George Cayley"
Nationality
british
Residence
North Yorkshire

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