Who invented the first hot air balloon?
The brothers Joseph and Jacques Montgolfier, were the inventors of the hot air balloon. A fire beneath the balloon filled it with hot air
Hot air balloons were invented by the Montgolfier brothers in 1745-1799.The first hot air balloon Joseph-Michel and Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier made was in France.In 1783, by the Montgolfier brothers. The modern type hot air balloon was developed by Ed Yost in 1955 and he made the first free flight in Nebraska in 1960.