This category lists pages and sites about the lives of Wilbur (1867-1912) and Orville (1871-1948) Wright, brothers who developed the first functional airplane.

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The Wright Story
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Tells the story of the two brothers who changed the way people looked at the world. Also provides a history of their airplane business. Includes numerous photographs.
The American Experience: The Wright Stuff
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Presents the story of the pioneers of manned flight. Includes QuickTime movie and RealAudio interviews. From PBS.
December 17, 1903: The Day Man First Flew
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] A detailed account of the first flight. From the State Library of North Carolina.
Heroes: Begetter of an Age
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Tells about the Wright brothers and self-taught engineers who invented the first working airplane. Includes timeline and photographs. From Time Magazine.
How We Made the First Flight
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] The story of the historic flight as told by Orville Wright. Includes photographs.
NAHF: Orville Wright
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Biography provided by the National Aviation Hall of Fame.
NAHF: Wilbur Wright
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Biography provided by the National Aviation Hall of Fame.
NASA - Re-Living the Wright Way
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] 100th anniversary site provides the Wright brothers' biographies, invention process and discoveries. Includes activities, simulations, webcasts, photo gallery and background on aerodynamics.
A Science Odyssey: Wilbur and Orville Wright
[ Kids/Teens ] Short biography and photograph from PBS.
Wilbur and Orville Wright
[ Kids ] Scholarly biography written for young readers. Includes photograph of the first flight and related links.
Wilbur and Orville Wright
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Tells how two brothers made history with a 12-second flight above the beaches of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
Wilbur and Orville Wright
[ Kids/Teens ] Short profiles and portraits of the first men to fly a power-driven machine that was heavier than air.
Wilbur Wright: American Co-Inventor of the First Successful Airplane
[ Kids/Teens ] Profile tells the story of the older of the two inventors.
Wright Flight
[ Kids/Teens ] Offers pictures and a biography.
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