When was aeroplane invented?
The brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright were two Americans who are generally credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane and making the first controlled, powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight, on 17 December 1903 in Kitty Hawk.
Santos Dumont a Brazilian in France in 1905 designed a plane. He flew it successfully on October 23, 1906.
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