29/08/1885 Gottlieb Daimler patented the world's first motorcycle
1885 Daimler Reitwagen Motorcycle
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The Daimler Petroleum Reitwagen, or Einspu, was a motor vehicle made by Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach in 1885. It is widely recognized as the first motorcycle. Daimler is often called "the father of the motorcycle" for this invention.