Inverntors Killed by their Inventions

Can you name the Inverntors Killed by their Inventions?

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

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