Jan Bahyl’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 25, 1856

Death Date

Mar 13, 1916

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Bratislava, Slovakia



The engineer Jan Bahyl died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Engineer who held the patent for the helicopter and used hydraulics in many of his innovative inventions.

He earned a technical drawing degree from the Mining Academy of Banská Štiavnica before joining the Hungarian Army.

He acquired seventeen patents during his life, including one for a hot air balloon with an air turbine.

He was born in Zvolenská Slatina.

Bahyl and Kitaw Ejigu are both celebrated engineers.