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Today In History- March 23

Today In History- March 23


The Wright Brothers apply for a patent on their invention of one of the first successful airplanes.

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Patent issued for Wright Bros. invention.

  • Washington D.C., USA

In the months preceding their historic Dec. 1903 flight, on Mar. 23, 1903, the Wright Brothers applied for a patent on one of their first successful airplanes.  Years of testing and experimentation paid off with sustained flights and modifications of their airplanes, garnering them internation fame and attention.

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