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Ferdinand FERBER

French Ferdinand FERBER

born Louis Ferdinand FERBER

French Army officer who played an important role in the development of aviation during the early 1900s

Source :  CEGAMA

Born: on February 08, 1862 in Lyon, France
Died: on September 22, 1909 in Beuvrequen, France


Biography

Although his aircraft experiments were belatedly successful, his early recognition and publicizing of the work of the Wright Brothers was a major influence on the development of aviation in Europe.

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- Category Author, Aviator