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Invention (Year killed)InventorHow they died
Coat Parachute (1912)
A Rocketship made of a chair and 47 rockets (1600's)
The Five Pains Execution method (208 BC)
Rotary Printing Press (1867)
Flying Machine formed from wooden wings and a rope (1010)
Flying car based on the Ford Pinto (1973)
Self-constructed airplane, Vlaicu II (1913)
Hang glider (1896)
Invention (Year killed)InventorHow they died
Combat Submarine, CSS Hunley (1863)
Aerowagon, High speed rail car (1921)
Flying Taxi (2009)
New Motorised Bicycle (1903)
Scottish Maiden, Early Guillotine (1581)
An elaborate system of strings and pulleys to help others lift him from bed after contracting Polio (1944)
The process to isolate radium (1934)

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