Inventors

Xavier Roberts

Xavier Roberts

October 31, 1955 -

Inventors

William Wouldhave

William Wouldhave

1751 - 28 September 1821

Inventor of the lifeboat

Lionel Lukin

Lionel Lukin

18 May 1742 - 16 February 1834

Inventors

Edward Davy

Edward Davy

16 June 1806 - 26 January 1885

Inventors

Jean-Pierre Blanchard

Jean-Pierre Blanchard

21 November 1785 - 3 July 1809

Inventors

Herbert Henry Dow

Herbert Henry Dow

February 26, 1866 - October 15, 1930

Inventors

Cornelis Drebbel

Cornelis Drebbel

1572 - 1633

Dutch inventor and submarine pioneer

Robert Abbott (game designer)

Robert Abbott (game designer)

March 2, 1933 -

Game inventor

Gordon Gould

Gordon Gould

July 17, 1920 - September 16, 2005

Inventors

Patrick Ferguson

Patrick Ferguson

4 June 1744 - 7 October 1780

Inventors

Reyn Guyer

Reyn Guyer

1935 -

Inventors

Alfred Carlton Gilbert

Alfred Carlton Gilbert

February 13, 1884 - January 24, 1961

Inventor and Athletics (sport) competitor

Stefan Kudelski

Stefan Kudelski

February 27, 1929 - January 26, 2013

Inventors

Alfred Bird

Alfred Bird

1811 - 15 December 1878

Inventors

Ascanio Sobrero

Ascanio Sobrero

October 12, 1812 - May 26, 1888

Italian inventor

Sakichi Toyoda

Sakichi Toyoda

February 14, 1867 - October 30, 1930

Japanese businessman

Jedediah Strutt

Jedediah Strutt

1726 - 7 May 1797

English hosier and cotton spinner

Lina Stern

Lina Stern

August 26, 1878 - March 7, 1968

Soviet biochemsit

Johan Petter Johansson

Johan Petter Johansson

12 December 1853 - 25 August 1943

Swedish inventor

Olivia Poole

Olivia Poole

1889 - 1975

Inventors

Roman Kroitor

Roman Kroitor

December 12, 1926 - [[Montreal]]

Canadian filmmaker and IMAX co-founder

Willis Carrier

Willis Carrier

November 26, 1876 - November 7, 2011

Inventors

Samuel Crompton

Samuel Crompton

1753 - 1827

Inventor, pioneer of the spinning industry

Frank J. Sprague

Frank J. Sprague

July 25, 1857 - October 25, 1934

American railroad pioneer

Bette Nesmith Graham

Bette Nesmith Graham

23 March 1924 - 12 May 1980

Inventor, businesswoman

Eliphalet Remington

Eliphalet Remington

October 28, 1793 - August 12, 1861

Inventors

Charles Martin Hall

Charles Martin Hall

December 6, 1863 - December 27, 1914

Inventors

Paul Gottlieb Nipkow

Paul Gottlieb Nipkow

22 August 1860 - 24 August 1940

Inventors

Twista

Twista

November 27, 1972 -

The Inventor of Fastest Rap

Carl Djerassi

Carl Djerassi

October 29, 1923 -

American chemistry professor, inventor, author, playwright

Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquess of Worcester

Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquess of Worcester

- 3 April 1667

Marquess of Worcester

Frank Zamboni

Frank Zamboni

January 16, 1901 - July 27, 1988

American inventor

Guillaume Amontons

Guillaume Amontons

31 August 1663 - 11 October 1705

Inventors

Madman Muntz

Madman Muntz

January 3, 1914 - June 21, 1987

Advertising pioneer, inventor, businessman, electrical engineer

Robert H. Dennard

Robert H. Dennard

September 5, 1932 -

Inventors

Otto Loewi

Otto Loewi

June 3, 1873 - December 25, 1961

Inventors

Jerome H. Lemelson

Jerome H. Lemelson

July 18, 1923 - October 1, 1997

Inventors

David Perry (game developer)

David Perry (game developer)

April 4, 1967 -

Northern Irish video game designer

Joseph-Armand Bombardier

Joseph-Armand Bombardier

April 16, 1907 - February 18, 1964

Canadian inventor and businessman

Amos Dolbear

Amos Dolbear

November 10, 1837 - February 23, 1910

Inventors

Yoshiro Nakamatsu

Yoshiro Nakamatsu

1928 -

Inventors

Charles Darrow

Charles Darrow

August 10, 1889 - August 29, 1967

Inventors

Louis Essen

Louis Essen

6 September 1908 - 24 August 1997

Inventors

Nathan Stubblefield

Nathan Stubblefield

November 22, 1860 - March 28, 1928

American radio pioneer

Fausto Veranzio

Fausto Veranzio

1551 - 1617

Italian humanist and bishop

Madam C. J. Walker

Madam C. J. Walker

December 23, 1867 - May 25, 1919

Cosmetic businesswoman

Gustaf de Laval

Gustaf de Laval

May 9, 1845 - February 2, 1913

Inventors

Charles Stark Draper

Charles Stark Draper

2 October 1901 - 25 July 1987

University professor, inventor

Yuri Kondratyuk

Yuri Kondratyuk

June 21, 1897 - 1942

Inventors

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

1863 - 1944

Russian/Soviet photographer

Charles Algernon Parsons

Charles Algernon Parsons

13 June 1854 - 11 February 1931

Inventors

John Wilkinson (industrialist)

John Wilkinson (industrialist)

1728 - 1808

English industrialist

John Boyd Dunlop

John Boyd Dunlop

5 February 1863 - 23 October 1921

Scottish inventor

William Sturgeon

William Sturgeon

22 May 1783 - 1850

British inventor

Nick Holonyak

Nick Holonyak

1928 -

American inventor

Elisha Gray

Elisha Gray

August 2, 1835 - January 21, 1901

Inventors

Simon Lake

Simon Lake

September 4, 1866 - June 25, 1945

American inventor

Elisha Collier

Elisha Collier

1788 - 1856

inventor of the flintlock revolver

Octave Chanute

Octave Chanute

February 18, 1832 - November 23, 1910

aviation pioneer

Joseph Hansom

Joseph Hansom

26 October 1803 - 29 June 1882

Inventors

Lewis Howard Latimer

Lewis Howard Latimer

September 4, 1897 - December 11, 1928

Inventors

Joshua Lionel Cowen

Joshua Lionel Cowen

August 25, 1877 - September 8, 1965

Inventors

Elias Howe

Elias Howe

1819 - 1867

Inventors

John T. Thompson

John T. Thompson

December 31, 1860 - June 21, 1940

inventor of the Thompson submachine gun

Elisha Otis

Elisha Otis

August 3, 2012 - April 8, 2045

Inventors

Granville Woods

Granville Woods

April 23, 1856 - January 30, 1910

American inventor

Hiram Percy Maxim

Hiram Percy Maxim

September 2, 1869 - February 17, 1936

Inventors

Oliver Evans

Oliver Evans

September 13, 1755 - April 15, 1819

Inventors

Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot

Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot

26 February 1725 - 2 October 1804

Inventors

Charles-Émile Reynaud

Charles-Émile Reynaud

8 December 1844 - 9 January 1918

Inventors

Willem Einthoven

Willem Einthoven

21 May 1860 - 29 September 1927

Dutch physiologist

James Dyson

James Dyson

2 May 1947 -

Inventors

Charles Francis Jenkins

Charles Francis Jenkins

August 22, 1867 - June 6, 1934

American inventor and pioneer of cinema and television

Alfred Vail

Alfred Vail

September 25, 1807 - January 18, 1859

American inventor

Robert Jarvik

Robert Jarvik

1946 -

Jarvik created the Jarvik-7 artificial heart

Otto Lilienthal

Otto Lilienthal

May 23, 1848 - August 10, 1896

German aviation pioneer

Chester Carlson

Chester Carlson

February 8, 1906 - September 19, 1968

Inventors

Walther Bothe

Walther Bothe

8 January 1891 - 8 February 1957

Inventors

George B. Selden

George B. Selden

September 14, 1846 - January 17, 1922

American inventor

Charles Goodyear

Charles Goodyear

December 29, 1800 - July 1, 1860

United States inventor

William Willett

William Willett

10 August 1856 - 4 March 1915

Proponent of British Summer Time

James Puckle

James Puckle

1667 - 1724

Inventors

Eli Biham

Eli Biham

-

Inventors

Oliver Lodge

Oliver Lodge

12 June 1851 - 22 August 1940

Inventors

Levi Strauss

Levi Strauss

February 26, 1829 - September 26, 1902

German-American businessman

William Moon

William Moon

December 18, 1818 - October 9, 1894

Inventors

Ernő Rubik

Ernő Rubik

1944 -

Puzzle designer, Rubik's Cube

Gennadiy Nikonov

Gennadiy Nikonov

August 11, 1950 - May 14, 2003

Inventors

James Starley

James Starley

21 April 1831 - 17 June 1881

British businessman

Isaac Pitman

Isaac Pitman

4 January 1813 - 12 January 1897

Inventors

Garrett Morgan

Garrett Morgan

1877 - 1963

Inventors

Hiraga Gennai

Hiraga Gennai

1729 - 1779

Inventors

Richard Arkwright

Richard Arkwright

23 December 1732 - 3 August 1792

textile entrepreneur; developer of the cotton mill

Nicolae Paulescu

Nicolae Paulescu

October 30, 1869 - July 17, 1931

Inventors

Steve Kirsch

Steve Kirsch

1956 -

Inventors

Elihu Thomson

Elihu Thomson

1853 - 1937

American inventor

Hiram Stevens Maxim

Hiram Stevens Maxim

February 5, 1840 - November 24, 1916

American-born inventor

John Eliot (missionary)

John Eliot (missionary)

- May 21, 1690

Inventors

Herbert Giles

Herbert Giles

8 December 1845 - 13 February 1935

Inventors

Ralph H. Baer

Ralph H. Baer

March 8, 1922 -

Inventor


Living octopus

Living octopus

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