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Otto Lilienthal (23 Mey 1848 – 10 August 1896) wis a German pioneer o aviation who acame kent as the Glider Keeng.

Otto Lilienthal
Otto Lilienthal, c. 1896
Born Karl Wilhelm Otto Lilienthal
23 Mey 1848(1848-05-23)
Anklam, Province o Pomeranie
Died 10 August 1896(1896-08-10) (aged 48)
Berlin, Germany
Cause o daith
Glider crash
Restin place
Lankwitz Cemetery, Berlin
Naitionality Proushie, German
Thrift Ingineer
Kent for Successfu glidin experiments
Hauf-marrae(s) Agnes Fischer (m. 1878–1896)
Childer 4[1]
Relatives Gustav Lilienthal, brither


  1. "Otto Lilienthal." Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2004. Retrieved: 7 January 2012.