Surely he was not the first to make a parachute come true . Louis- Sébastien Lenormand parachute did an experiment in 1783 . He made a parachute out of wood . While Garnerin wear linen . And this is what remains of linen used until now . That is why the man from Paris is crowned the ' Father ' of modern parachute .
Garnerin flew up with a hot air balloon , then jump from a height of 900 meters .
Da Vinci's parachute sketchLooking further back , the idea of man falls from the air ever made by Leonardo Da Vinci . Similarly, the Italian scientist , Fausto Veranzio , which in the 16th century was also trying to think the same concept about the parachute . However , da Vinci and Fauzto Veranzio never been able to realize a real parachute invention .
André - Jacques Garnerin is that it manages to make a parachute once practiced usefulness . After conducting various experiments into captivity during the outbreak of the first period of the Napoleonic Wars (1792-1797) , André - Jacques Garnerin finally had the opportunity to do his first jump .
André - Jacques Garnerin died in Paris on August 18, 1823 at the age of 54 years . Tragically , the inventor of the parachute final exhale after an accident falling beam when André - Jacques Garnerin are working to make a hot air balloon in his office .
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