Ever wonder about the first people that come up with an invention? Here is a look at 5 individuals that thought they had the next big thing, only to have their own invention kill them. The guy in that picture is showing off what he believed to be the first parachute. The article even contains a film his ill fated attempt to prove his theory in a jump from the Eiffel Tower. (not for the faint of heart) Find it all right here.