The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous Inventors

Eli Whitney

Eli Whitney (1765 - 1825)

American inventor
Robert Noyce

Robert Noyce (1927 - 1990)

American inventor and businessman, invented the microchip and co-founded the Intel Corporation
John Deere

John Deere (1804 - 1886)

American blacksmith and manufacturer
Simone Giertz

Simone Giertz (30)

Swedish inventor and social media star
James Dyson

James Dyson (74)

British inventor and entrepreneur
Lewis Latimer

Lewis Latimer (1897 - 1928)

American inventor
Jens
Bergensten

Jens Bergensten (41)

Swedish game designer
James Naismith

James Naismith (1861 - 1939)

Canadian-American inventor of basketball
Elias Howe

Elias Howe (1819 - 1867)

American inventor
Garrett Morgan

Garrett Morgan (1877 - 1963)

American inventor
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (1632 - 1723)

Dutch microbiologist and inventor
Mikhail Kalashnikov

Mikhail Kalashnikov (1919 - 2013)

Russian general and inventor of the AK-47
Frank Seiberling

Frank Seiberling (1859 - 1955)

American innovator and founder
Boyan Slat

Boyan Slat (26)

Dutch inventor and businessman
John Browning

John Browning (1855 - 1926)

American weapons designer, founded the Browning Arms Company
Benjamin Holt

Benjamin Holt (1849 - 1920)

American inventor and businessman