As per our current Database, Lawrence Sperry has been died on Dec 23, 1923 (age 31).
When Lawrence Sperry die, Lawrence Sperry was 31 years old.
|Popular As||Lawrence Sperry|
|Age||31 years old|
|Born||December 22, 1892 (Illinois)|
Lawrence Sperry’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.
Lawrence Sperry was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.
Aviation pioneer who was nicknamed 'Gyro' for his numerous inventions to help improve the safety and navigation of early airplanes. In 1992 he was inducted into the Naval Aviation Hall of Honor at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Florida.
He developed an early interest in aviation after seeing a dating FLIGHT by Henri Farman.
His invention of the autopilot allowed the flying of planes at night, and his parachutes and retractable landing gear helped more of his fellow pilots to survive aerial mishaps.
The son of an aeronautic Engineer father, he along with his brother once turned the family home into an airplane parts manufactory.
A few decades after him, the Englishman Geoffrey Dehavillan also helped advanced aviation with his own line of planes.