Inventors

Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison

An American inventor in electrical engineering field

David Schwarz (aviation inventor)

David Schwarz (aviation inventor)

1852 - 1897

Hungarian-Croatian aviation pioneer

Peyman Faratin

Peyman Faratin

September 16, 1965 -

Inventors

Jacob Snider

Jacob Snider

January 1, 1811 - August 18, 1866

American inventor

Peter Petroff

Peter Petroff

October 21, 1919 - February 7, 2003

Bulgarian Inventor NASA Rocket Scientist

Charlie Richmond (inventor)

Charlie Richmond (inventor)

January 5, 1950 -

Inventors

Frederick Converse Beach

Frederick Converse Beach

March 27, 1848 - June 18, 1918

editor

John Adams Whipple

John Adams Whipple

September 10, 1822 - April 10, 1891

Early American photographer

Pliny Earle I

Pliny Earle I

December 17, 1762 - November 19, 1832

Inventors

William Crozier (artillerist)

William Crozier (artillerist)

February 19, 1855 - November 10, 1942

United States Army Chief of Ordnance

Charles Xavier Thomas

Charles Xavier Thomas

May 5, 1785 - March 12, 1870

French computer pioneer

Mary Anderson (inventor)

Mary Anderson (inventor)

1866 - 1953

Inventors

Lola Mora

Lola Mora

17 November 1866 - 7 June 1936

Inventors

Gail Borden

Gail Borden

November 9, 1801 - January 11, 1874

Inventors

Roger Sweet

Roger Sweet

October 31, 1955 -

American toy inventor

Andrija Puharich

Andrija Puharich

February 19, 1918 - January 3, 1995

Inventors

Ralph Teetor

Ralph Teetor

1890 - 1982

American inventor

Paul Eisler

Paul Eisler

1907 - October 26, 1992

Austrian inventor

Alexander Melville Bell

Alexander Melville Bell

1 March 1819 - 7 August 1905

Inventors

Ed Roberts (computer engineer)

Ed Roberts (computer engineer)

September 13, 1941 - April 1, 2010

Inventors

Steven Sasson

Steven Sasson

July 4, 1950 -

American inventor

Stanford R. Ovshinsky

Stanford R. Ovshinsky

November 24, 1922 - October 17, 2012

Prolific American inventor, scientist, and entrepreneur

Louis Marx

Louis Marx

11 August 1896 - 5 February 1982

American businessman

Edwin Holmes (inventor)

Edwin Holmes (inventor)

1820 - 1901

Inventors

George William Manby

George William Manby

28 November 1765 - 18 November 1854

Inventors

Tadeusz Krwawicz

Tadeusz Krwawicz

January 15, 1910 - August 17, 1988

Inventors

Charles F. Brush

Charles F. Brush

1849 - 1929

Inventors

Maurice Kanbar

Maurice Kanbar

1930 -

Inventors

Edward Andrew Deeds

Edward Andrew Deeds

March 12, 1874 - July 1, 1960

Inventors

Larry Stevenson

Larry Stevenson

1930 - 2012

American inventor

Rezin Bowie

Rezin Bowie

September 8, 1793 - January 17, 1841

inventor, Louisiana legislator

Alexander Dianin

Alexander Dianin

1851 - 1918

Inventors

Mikhail Ryabko

Mikhail Ryabko

May 6, 1961 -

Russian military officer

Leon Leonwood Bean

Leon Leonwood Bean

October 13, 1872 - February 5, 1967

Inventors

Gerard J. Foschini

Gerard J. Foschini

1940 -

Inventor of Bell Laboratories Layered Space-Time

Mandy Haberman

Mandy Haberman

-

British inventor

Georges Claude

Georges Claude

September 24, 1870 - May 23, 1960

Prolific inventor and industrialist. Politician and German collaborator in the Second World War.

James Beaumont Neilson

James Beaumont Neilson

June 22, 1792 - January 18, 1865

inventor

Jean de Hautefeuille

Jean de Hautefeuille

20 March 1647 - 18 October 1724

Cleric–scientist

Rune Elmqvist

Rune Elmqvist

1906 - 1996

Inventors

Ferdinand Mannlicher

Ferdinand Mannlicher

January 30, 1848 - January 20, 1904

Inventors

Peter Carl Goldmark

Peter Carl Goldmark

December 2, 1906 - December 7, 1977

American inventor

Edward Maynard

Edward Maynard

April 26, 1813 - 1891

Inventors

Soren Sorensen Adams

Soren Sorensen Adams

May 24, 1879 - October 20, 1963

Inventor

John Hays Hammond, Jr.

John Hays Hammond, Jr.

April 13, 1888 - February 12, 1965

Inventors

Bruce Nodwell

Bruce Nodwell

May 12, 1914 - January 20, 2006

Inventor of the Nodwell 110

Paul Wilbur Klipsch

Paul Wilbur Klipsch

March 9, 1904 - May 5, 2002

Inventors

Isaac Babbitt

Isaac Babbitt

July 26, 1799 - May 26, 1862

Inventors

Reynold B. Johnson

Reynold B. Johnson

July 16, 1906 - September 15, 1998

American inventor and computer pioneer

George Herman Babcock

George Herman Babcock

June 17, 1832 - December 16, 1893

Inventors

Nils Bohlin

Nils Bohlin

July 17, 1920 - September 26, 2002

Inventors

Sidney Gilchrist Thomas

Sidney Gilchrist Thomas

April 16, 1850 - February 1, 1885

British inventor

John Pedersen (arms designer)

John Pedersen (arms designer)

May 21, 1881 - May 23, 1951

Inventors

Borys Paton

Borys Paton

November 27, 1918 -

Inventors

Sam Pollard

Sam Pollard

20 April 1864 - 16 September 1915

Missionary in China, Inventor of Miao script

Andreas Pavel

Andreas Pavel

1945 -

Inventors

Benjamin Tyler Henry

Benjamin Tyler Henry

1821 - 1898

Inventors

Antoine Alphonse Chassepot

Antoine Alphonse Chassepot

1833 - 1905

Inventors

Franz Xaver Gabelsberger

Franz Xaver Gabelsberger

February 9, 1789 - January 4, 1849

Inventors

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu

Gopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu

23 March 1893 - 4 January 1974

Indian inventor and engineer

David Bruce (microbiologist)

David Bruce (microbiologist)

29 May 1855 - 27 November 1931

Inventors

Sergei Gavrilovich Simonov

Sergei Gavrilovich Simonov

1 January 1894 - 8 December 1986

Russian gunsmith

Robert Foulis (inventor)

Robert Foulis (inventor)

May 5, 1796 - January 28, 1866

Inventors

Helge Palmcrantz

Helge Palmcrantz

1842 - 1880

Inventors

Walter Diemer

Walter Diemer

1904 - 1998

Inventors

Robert Gottschalk

Robert Gottschalk

12 March 1918 - 3 June 1982

Inventors

Zoltán Lajos Bay

Zoltán Lajos Bay

1900 - 1992

Inventors

James Hillier

James Hillier

August 22, 1915 - January 15, 2007

Inventors

James Edward Maceo West

James Edward Maceo West

February 10, 1931 -

American inventor

William Cameron Townsend

William Cameron Townsend

July 9, 1896 - April 23, 1982

American missionary

Sergei Vasilyevich Lebedev

Sergei Vasilyevich Lebedev

July 25, 1874 - May 1, 1934

Inventors

John Robert Gregg

John Robert Gregg

17 June 1867 - 23 February 1948

Inventors

Robert L. Stevens

Robert L. Stevens

October 18, 1787 - April 20, 1856

American railroad pioneer

William Bullock (inventor)

William Bullock (inventor)

1813 - April 21, 1867

Inventors

Augustus Applegath

Augustus Applegath

17 June 1788 - 9 February 1871

inventor of the vertical printing-press

Robert Liston

Robert Liston

28 October 1794 - 7 December 1847

Scottish surgeon

Louis Schmeisser

Louis Schmeisser

5 February 1848 - 23 March 1917

German weapon designer

Harvey Hubbell

Harvey Hubbell

1857 - December 17, 1927

Inventors

Abraham Lempel

Abraham Lempel

10 February 1936 -

Inventors

Whitcomb L. Judson

Whitcomb L. Judson

1844 - 1909

inventor

Carleen Hutchins

Carleen Hutchins

May 5, 1911 - August 7, 2009

Inventors

Hudson Maxim

Hudson Maxim

February 3, 1853 - May 6, 1927

American inventor

Charles Fenerty

Charles Fenerty

1821 - June 10, 1892

Inventors

Edwin R. Fellows

Edwin R. Fellows

May 29, 1865 - May 21, 1945

American inventor and entrepreneur who designed a new type of gear shaper and founded the Fellows Gear Shaper Company

William Mason (Colt)

William Mason (Colt)

January 30, 1837 - July 17, 1913

firearm designer

Abel Buell

Abel Buell

1742 - 1822

Published the first map of the new United States created by an American

Simeon North

Simeon North

July 13, 1765 - August 25, 1852

Inventors

Christian Sharps

Christian Sharps

January 2, 1810 - March 12, 1874

American inventor, American Civil War industrialist and Firearm designer

Daniel B. Wesson

Daniel B. Wesson

May 18, 1825 - August 4, 1906

American gunsmith

Amos Whitney

Amos Whitney

October 8, 1832 - August 5, 1920

American businessman

Francis A. Pratt

Francis A. Pratt

February 15, 1827 - February 10, 1902

Inventors

Elisha K. Root

Elisha K. Root

May 5, 1808 - September 1, 1865

Inventors

Erastus Brigham Bigelow

Erastus Brigham Bigelow

April 2, 1814 - December 6, 1879

Inventors

Cluny MacPherson

Cluny MacPherson

18 March 1879 - 16 November 1966

Inventors

Gary K. Michelson

Gary K. Michelson

January 14, 1949 -

Inventors

Zayn al-Din Gorgani

Zayn al-Din Gorgani

1040 - 1136

Inventors

John Arnold

John Arnold

1736 - 11 August 1799

Watchmaker

John Wesley Hyatt

John Wesley Hyatt

November 28, 1837 - May 10, 1920

American inventor of plastic

Fredrik Rosing Bull

Fredrik Rosing Bull

25 December 1882 - 7 June 1925

Inventors

Philip Drinker

Philip Drinker

December 12, 1894 - October 19, 1972

Inventors


Living octopus

Living octopus

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