Charles Rolls

#90458
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
27, 1877
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 12, 1910 (32)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
27, 1877
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 12, 1910 (32)

About

Pioneering engineer who co-founded the Rolls-Royce automobile company.

Before Fame

He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge, with a degree in mechanical and applied sciences.

Trivia

He was the first Briton to be killed in an aviation accident.

Family Life

He was the third son of 1st Baron Llangattock and Lady Llangattock.

Associated With

He also experimented with Orville and Wilbur Wright's flying machines.