Famous Scientists of Transportations in Year 4 Science

Do you know them ? These are some great scientists who had invented the transports you are using today ...

George Stephenson ( 9 June 1781 - 12 August 1848 ) was an English civil engineerand mechanical engineer who built the first public inter-city railway line in the world
to use steam locomotives, the Liverpool and Manchester Railway which opened in1830. He was renowned as the " Father of Railways ".

 Gottlieb Daimler,  ( March 17, 1834 - March 6, 1900 ), was an engineer, industrial designer and industrialist born in Schorndorf ( Kingdom of Wurttemberg, a federal state of the German Confederation ), in what is now Germany. He was a pioneer of internal-combustion engines and automobile development. He invented the high speed petrol engine and the first four-wheel automobile.

Karl Friedrich Benz, ( November 25, 1844 - April 4, 1929 ) was a German engine designer and car engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the gasoline-powered automobile, and together with Bertha Benz pioneering founder of the automobile manufacturer Mercedez Benz.

Henry Ford, who was born on 30 July 1863 on his family's farm in Dearborn, Michigan, was the manufacturer of automobile. Ford incorporated the Ford Motor Company in 1903, proclaiming, " I will build a car for the great multitude. " In October 1908, he did so, he invented the Model T. The Model T heralds the beginning of the Motor Age.

  1. Orville Wright is best known for inventing the airplane, along with his brother Wilbur.

Wilbur Wright is best known for developing the first successful airplane, along with his brother, Orville.

Born four years apart, brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright grew up in a small town in Ohio. They shared an intellectual curiosity and an aptitude for science, at a time when the possibility of human flight was beginning to look like a reality. Together, the Wright brothers developed the first successful airplane in Kittyhawk, North Carolina - and together they became national heroes. Considered the fathers of modern aviation, they developed innovative technology and inspired imaginations around the world.

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