Benjamin Holt Rank
About Benjamin Holt
American business magnate and inventor, Benjamin Holt is famous for manufacturing the world’s first-ever crawler-type tread tractor, which has significantly helped a number of sectors including the agriculture and engineering sectors.
Holt is also the co-founder of the Holt Manufacturing Company, which he started together with his siblings in the early 1890s.
The inventor was born to a sawmill owner named, William Knox Holt. His mum passed on in 1875. His dad died eight years later.
He had three older brothers whose names are Charles H. Holt, Ames Frank Holt, and William Harrison Holt.
His wife was known as Anna Brown. He had children named Alfred, William, Edison, Benjamin, and Anne Holt.
A street, located in California has been named after him.
His tractors were used during the period of World War I.
Growing up, Holt worked in his dad’s sawmill company.
Benjamin Holt Rank
Benjamin Holt's Popularity
Benjamin Holt was a famous American inventor and businessman, who was born on January 1, 1849. As a person born on this date, Benjamin Holt is listed in our database as the 126th most popular celebrity for the day (January 1) and the 13th most popular for the year (1849).
People born on January 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Benjamin Holt is the 2463rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Benjamin Holt's birthday, Benjamin Holt is the 18171st most famous American.
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