|Birth Day||June 17, 1943|
|Age||77 YEARS OLD|
Award-winning aerospace engineer known for his experimental, record-breaking aircraft.
He started building and designing fully-functional model airplanes when he was eight years old.
His Voyager craft circled the world without a single refueling stop, and his SpaceShipOne entered space twice over the course of two weeks.
His GlobalFlyer aircraft project was sponsored by Virgin Atlantic, an airline headed by Richard Branson.