Allan Haines Loughead

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Birthday
20, 1889
Birthplace
California
Death Date
May 26, 1969 (80)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
20, 1889
Birthplace
California
Death Date
May 26, 1969 (80)

About

American aircraft manufacturer and aviation pioneer who co-founded Alco Hydro-Aeroplane Company, which was later renamed Lockheed Corporation.

Before Fame

He grew up with a keen interest in kites and gliding experiments.

Trivia

He was inducted into the the National Aviation Hall of Fame in 1986.

Family Life

He moved around a great deal with his mother after his parents' divorce. He founded Lockheed with his brother Malcolm Loughead.

Associated With

He and Howard Hughes were both aviation pioneers.

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