John Miller was born in 1874 and at the age of 19 he began working with roller coaster engineer and designer ...
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...ller coasters forever and continues to be found on roller coasters today. This device and the hundreds of other devices he engineered make him the father of the roller coaster. And thanks to John Miller thousands of people can experience hills, drops, banks, loops with just the fear of losing their lunch.
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