Alex Heckman, director of education and museum operations. Dave Shiffer put my bike in the back of his pickup truck and drove me there. Don’t judge me. The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur ( April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912), were two American aviators, engineers, inventors , and aviation pioneers who are generally credited with inventing, building, and flying the world's first…