28th Day of March – Fatcowco – 1910 – Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane

1910 – Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane

Henri Fabre (29 November 1882 – 30 June 1984) was a French aviator and the inventor of the first successful seaplane, the Fabre Hydravion.

Henri Fabre was born into a prominent family of shipowners in the city of Marseille and was educated in the Jesuit College of Marseilles where he undertook advanced studies in sciences.

1910 – Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane

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