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

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