Today In History- March 23

Today In History- March 23 - Stories


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.