Villard. Félix Henri
 
Félix Henri Villard was born on August 14, 1869 in France, in the village of Torteron. He trained to be an engineer, and on April 22, 1901, he submitted his first patent application, and by July he built his helicopter in metal.
 
On September 26, 1916, Felix Henri Villard died from wounds received on the fronts of the First World War at his mother's house in Cahors.