Inventors

Rufus Stokes

Rufus Stokes

September 3, 1924 - June 22, 1986

American inventor

Sylvan Goldman

Sylvan Goldman

November 15, 1898 - November 25, 1984

Inventors

François Isaac de Rivaz

François Isaac de Rivaz

December 19, 1752 - July 30, 1828

Inventors

Gridley Bryant

Gridley Bryant

1789 - June 13, 1867

Inventors

Alfred J. Gross

Alfred J. Gross

February 22, 1918 - December 21, 2000

Inventors

Future Man

Future Man

October 13, 1957 -

Inventor, musician, composer

George Devol

George Devol

1912 - 2011

Inventor

Ian Wilmut

Ian Wilmut

7 July 1944 -

Embryologist

Barthélemy Thimonnier

Barthélemy Thimonnier

August 19, 1793 - July 5, 1857

French inventor

George Klein (inventor)

George Klein (inventor)

August 15, 1904 - November 4, 1992

Inventors

Donald Roebling

Donald Roebling

November 15, 1908 - 1959

Inventor and philanthropist

Earle Dickson

Earle Dickson

October 10, 1892 - September 21, 1961

Inventors

Donald F. Duncan, Sr.

Donald F. Duncan, Sr.

June 6, 1892 - May 15, 1971

Entrepreneur

Pedro Rodriguez (NASA)

Pedro Rodriguez (NASA)

1953 -

Inventors

Siegfried Marcus

Siegfried Marcus

1831 - 1898

Austrian inventor and automobile pioneer

Graeme Devine

Graeme Devine

1966 -

Inventors

Samuel W. Alderson

Samuel W. Alderson

October 21, 1914 - February 11, 2005

American inventor

William Fothergill Cooke

William Fothergill Cooke

4 May 1806 - 25 June 1879

English inventor

John Theophilus Desaguliers

John Theophilus Desaguliers

13 March 1683 - 29 February 1744

Inventors

David Dunbar Buick

David Dunbar Buick

September 17, 1854 - March 5, 1929

Inventors

Edward S. Rogers, Sr.

Edward S. Rogers, Sr.

June 21, 1900 - May 6, 1939

Inventors

Nikolai Korotkov

Nikolai Korotkov

February 13, 1874 - 1920,

Russian surgeon

Ottomar Anschütz

Ottomar Anschütz

16 May 1846 - 20 May 1907

Inventors

Benjamin Holt

Benjamin Holt

January 1, 1849 - December 5, 1920

Inventors

John Shepherd-Barron

John Shepherd-Barron

23 June 1925 - 15 May 2010

British inventor

Ty Warner

Ty Warner

September 3, 1944 -

American businessman

John K. Stewart

John K. Stewart

1870 - 1916

American inventor

Arthur M. Young

Arthur M. Young

3 November 1905 - 30 May 1995

American inventor

Alexander Bain (inventor)

Alexander Bain (inventor)

1811 - 2 January 1877

Inventors

Henry Deringer

Henry Deringer

October 26, 1786 - February 28, 1868

Inventors

Richard March Hoe

Richard March Hoe

September 12, 1812 - June 7, 1886

United States inventor

Hugo Borchardt

Hugo Borchardt

6 June 1844 - 8 May 1924

Inventors

Pedro Paulet

Pedro Paulet

July 2, 1874 - 1945

Inventors

Waldemar Haffkine

Waldemar Haffkine

15 March 1860 - 26 October 1930

Inventors

R. G. LeTourneau

R. G. LeTourneau

November 30, 1888 - June 1, 1969

Inventors

Alois Senefelder

Alois Senefelder

6 November 1771 - 26 February 1834

German inventor

Alexander Parkes

Alexander Parkes

29 December 1813 - 29 June 1890

Inventors

Laurens Hammond

Laurens Hammond

January 11, 1895 - July 3, 1973

Inventors

Carl Walther

Carl Walther

22 November 1858 - 9 July 1915

German gunsmith

Nicholas Callan

Nicholas Callan

22 December 1799 - January 10, 1864

Inventors

Lee Felsenstein

Lee Felsenstein

1945 -

Computer pioneer

Ján Bahýľ

Ján Bahýľ

25 May 1856 - 13 March 1916

Inventors

Roger E. Billings

Roger E. Billings

January 5, 1948 -

Inventors

George Fosbery

George Fosbery

1833 - 8 May 1907

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

William Hope (VC)

William Hope (VC)

12 April 1834 - 17 December 1909

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

William Henry (gunsmith)

William Henry (gunsmith)

May 19, 1729 - December 15, 1786

Pennsylvania delegate to the Continental Congress

William Kitchiner

William Kitchiner

1775 - 1827

Inventors

Bill English (computer engineer)

Bill English (computer engineer)

-

Inventor of the computer mouse

Wolfgang von Kempelen

Wolfgang von Kempelen

23 January 1734 - 26 March 1804

Inventors

Joseph Clement

Joseph Clement

13 June 1779 - 28 February 1844

Inventors

Ole Kirk Christiansen

Ole Kirk Christiansen

7 April 1891 - 11 March 1958

Inventors

Joseph Bramah

Joseph Bramah

13 April 1748 - 9 December 1814

Inventors

John Scarne

John Scarne

March 4, 1903 - July 7, 1985

American magician

Geoffrey Pyke

Geoffrey Pyke

9 November 1893 - 22 February 1948

English inventor & spy

Alexander Henry (gunsmith)

Alexander Henry (gunsmith)

4 June 1818 - 27 January 1894

Scottish gunsmith

Humberto Fernández Morán

Humberto Fernández Morán

February 18, 1924 - March 17, 1999

Inventors

Robert Cailliau

Robert Cailliau

26 January 1947 -

Co-developer of World Wide Web

William Robert Grove

William Robert Grove

11 July 1811 - 1 August 1896

Inventors

Jean Alexandre LeMat

Jean Alexandre LeMat

1824 - 1883

Inventors

Raymond Vahan Damadian

Raymond Vahan Damadian

1936 -

Inventors

Chester Greenwood

Chester Greenwood

1858 - 1937

Inventors

Jan Szczepanik

Jan Szczepanik

June 13, 1872 - April 18, 1926

Polish inventor

Erna Schneider Hoover

Erna Schneider Hoover

June 19, 1926 -

Inventors

Lewis Miller (philanthropist)

Lewis Miller (philanthropist)

December 13, 1829 - February 17, 1899

Inventors

Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin

Ivan Vladimirovich Michurin

1855 - June 7, 1935

Inventors

Frank Hornby

Frank Hornby

15 May 1863 - 21 September 1936

English toy inventor, businessman and politician

Mesrop Mashtots

Mesrop Mashtots

360 - 440

Inventors

Michael J. Cullen

Michael J. Cullen

1884 - 1936

Inventors

Ruth Graves Wakefield

Ruth Graves Wakefield

June 17, 1903 - January 10, 1977

American chef

Aleksei Kruchenykh

Aleksei Kruchenykh

February 9, 1886 - June 17, 1968

Inventors

Thaddeus Cahill

Thaddeus Cahill

18 June 1867 - 12 April 1934

Inventors

Bill Lear

Bill Lear

1902 - 1978

American businessman and inventor

Charles Sumner Tainter

Charles Sumner Tainter

April 25, 1854 - April 20, 1940

American businessman

John Kay (flying shuttle)

John Kay (flying shuttle)

June 23, 1704 - 1780

Inventors

Nicolas Appert

Nicolas Appert

17 November 1749 - 1 June 1841

Inventors

Svyatoslav Fyodorov

Svyatoslav Fyodorov

August 8, 1927 - June 2, 2000

Inventors

Dado Banatao

Dado Banatao

May 23, 1946 -

Inventors

David Edward Hughes

David Edward Hughes

16 May 1831 - 22 January 1900

English-American inventor

Earl Tupper

Earl Tupper

July 28, 1907 - October 5, 1983

American inventor

Carl Akeley

Carl Akeley

19 May 1864 - 18 November 1926

Taxidermist

Daniel McFarlan Moore

Daniel McFarlan Moore

February 27, 1869 - June 15, 1936

Inventors

Paul Moody (inventor)

Paul Moody (inventor)

May 23, 1779 - July 5, 1831

Inventors

James B. Francis

James B. Francis

May 18, 1815 - September 18, 1892

Inventors

Oskar Messter

Oskar Messter

21 November 1866 - 6 December 1943

Inventors

Thomas Armat

Thomas Armat

1866 - 1948

Inventors

Gideon Sundback

Gideon Sundback

April 24, 1880 - June 21, 1954

Swedish-American inventor

Bjørn Dæhlie

Bjørn Dæhlie

19 June 1967 -

Cross-country skier

Andrew Fluegelman

Andrew Fluegelman

November 27, 1943 - July 6, 1985

Inventors

Ole Evinrude

Ole Evinrude

April 19, 1877 - July 12, 1934

Inventors

Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval

Jacques-Arsène d'Arsonval

June 8, 1851 - December 31, 1940

Inventors

Harry Franklin Vickers

Harry Franklin Vickers

October 10, 1898 - January 12, 1977

Inventor and Industrialist

George Safford Parker

George Safford Parker

November 1, 1863 - July 19, 1937

Inventors

Paul Mauser

Paul Mauser

1838 - 1914

German weapon designer and manufacturer

Eric Lerner

Eric Lerner

1947 -

Inventors

Lynn Conway

Lynn Conway

January 10, 1938 -

Inventors

Edwin Albert Link

Edwin Albert Link

July 26, 1904 - September 7, 1981

American inventor and underwater diver

Alfred Ely Beach

Alfred Ely Beach

September 1, 1826 - January 1, 1896

Inventors

Lucien Gaulard

Lucien Gaulard

1850 - November 26, 1888

invented devices for the transmission of alternating current electrical energy

David Unaipon

David Unaipon

28 September 1872 - 7 February 1967

Indigenous Australian inventor and writer

William Bell Wait

William Bell Wait

March 25, 1839 - October 25, 1916

American educationalist


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine