9 Things Jimi Heselden Did In His Life That He Is Less Likely To Be Remembered For Than Driving A Segway Off A Cliff
9. Grew up working class in Halton Moor, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
8. Left school at 15 to work as a miner in Leeds
7. Realized his dream of becoming an engineer
6. Invented a foldable protection container for military and flood-control purposes
3. Had a wife, five children and eight grandchildren
2. "Never forgot where he had come from and dedicated his time, energy and wealth into helping those less fortunate than himself"
1. Was "simply a fantastic man"