Picture of Hemming's Unicycle Flying Yankee Velocipede

Picture of Hemming's Unicycle Flying Yankee Velocipede

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History of the Unicycle

Unicycle is a specific type of bicycle whose history started shortly after introduction of the popular penny-farthing bicycles who managed to train drivers how to easily balance their weight by sitting on one big wheel. Here you can read more about history of unicycle.

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Bicycle Timeline

From the carbon framed Mountain Bikes of today, to the centuries old wooden pedal-less “riding horses”, this article will present you with the interesting facts in the long timeline of the bicycle history. Find out all the interesting facts and landmarks that happened from bicycles inception to now.

Dandy Horse

History of bicycle started with the first two wheeled transportation device made by German Baron Karl Drais in early 19th century. His simple Dandy Horse design provided inspiration to countless other inventors who very quickly created modern bicycles.

The First Bicycle

Public transportation was changed forever in the mid-19th century with the revolutionary bicycle design from French engineer Pierre Michaux. Soon after that scores of other inventors begun to improve bicycle in their own designs, bringing it more and more to mainstream use.