The inventor John Browning died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Gun designer who changed the world of weapons when he designed the M1911 pistol, Winchester model 1892 and the Browning Automatic Rifle. He also developed the first gas-operated machine gun, the Colt-Browning Model 1895 and his guns remained the most copied in the world.
He grew up with 17 siblings and he had a son named Val with his wife Rachel Child.