Six years after the Wright brothers flew their air plane Feng Ru Tested his own in Oakland, Ca
A bolt holding the propeller snapped sending Feng tumbling down to the earth.
Middle Schools And high schools are named in his honour
In 1906 Feng decided to return to California to establish a aircraft factory.
1911 New York times reported Feng and told him to that he will leave for his native land tomorrow.
His aircraft smashed into a bamboo grove and he had many injuries including a pierced lung, When he was laying there dying he told his assistant "Your faith in the progress of your cause is by no means effected by my death."