Person record: BIGGIN, George  (fl.1780s)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameGeorge BIGGIN
Gendermale
Relevance of this personaviation pioneer and subject of lantern slides 
Main period of activity1780s
NotesAssistant to Vincenzo Lunardi, the Italian balloonist. 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
date unknownborn atunknown location
date unknowndied atunknown location
Slide images showing this person Lunardi and Mrs Sage -- slide 2 of <em>The conquest of the air: chapter I -- balloons</em> (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)
Lucerna ID no. 6001166Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016