Joseph-Armand Bombardier : biography
April 16, 1907 – February 18, 1964
Joseph-Armand Bombardier () (April 16, 1907 – February 18, 1964) was a Canadian inventor and businessman, and was the founder of Bombardier. His most famous invention was the snowmobile.
In 2000, Joseph-Armand Bombardier was honnoured by the government of Canada with his image on a postage stamp.
Around 1937, Autoroute 55 in Quebec was named ‘ between Stanstead and Autoroute 20 (‘) near Drummondville. The Bombardier Glacier is also named after him.
He is a member of the Canadian Science and Engineering Hall of Fame., Canada Science and Technology Museum.