|Born||Thaddeus Sobieski Coulincourt Lowe|
August 20, 1832
Jefferson Mills, Coos County, New Hampshire, U.S.
|Died||January 16, 1913 (age 80) |
Thaddeus Lowe (August 20, 1832 - January 16, 1913), also known as Professor T. S. C. Lowe, was a magician, an American Civil War aeronaut, scientist and inventor, mostly self-educated in the fields of chemistry, meteorology, and aeronautics, and the father of military aerial reconnaissance in the United States.
Lowe was a stage magician before the war.
- ↑ Poleskie, Stephen, "The Balloonist: The Story of T. S. C. Lowe---Inventor, Scientist, Magician, and Father of the U.S. Air Force." Frederic C. Beil, 2007.
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