BIRTH(+)FACT(᙮)DEATH(-)

33rd year  -  N° 230                 Saturday, 18 August 2018         Antwerpen		
Out in the Real World
Aviation pioneer
Otto Lilienthal
aka The Glider King


  • 23 May 1848 (+) is born in Anklam, Germany.

  • 10 August 1896 (-) dies of a fracture of the third cervical vertebra and a hemorrhage after falling┬áthe day before from a height of about 15 metres while still in his glider in Berlin, Germany.


  • More info on Wikipedia