Co-inventor and co-pilot from the initial successful aircraft, which he called a “traveling machine.” He and his sibling Orville’s planes had been later found in WWI and established the stage for contemporary aviation. He was an athletic kid and dropped his two front side teeth within a hockey incident. His famous air travel occurred on Dec 17, 1903 in a North Carolina seaside. He was the old of both Wright Brothers. Neither he nor his sibling, Orville, ever wedded. He and his sibling produced the Curtiss-Wright Company with Glenn Curtiss.