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HomeMisc⇒Inventions and Inventors List

What

Who

When

Country

Automatic calculator

Wilhelm Schickard

1623

Germany

Adding machine

Blaise Pascal

1642

France

Animation

Emile Reynaud

1892

France

Aspirin

Dr. Felix Hoffman

1899

Germany

Antiseptic

Dr. Joseph Lister

1867

England

Atom Bomb

Julius Robert Oppenheimer

1945

U.S

Barometer

Evangelista Torricelli

1643

ITALY

Ballpoint Pen

László Bíró

1938

France

Bifocal Lens

Benjamin Franklin

1784

U.S

Cement

Joseph Aspdin

1824

England

Cadmium

Friedrich Stromeyer

1817

Germany

Clarinet

Johann Christoph Denner

1690

Germany

Cash register

James Ritty

1879

USA

Cinema

Lumiere brothers

1894

France

Dental Plate

Anthony A. Plantson

1817

U.S

Diesel Engine

Rudolf Diesel

1895

Germany

Dynamite

Alfred B. Nobel

1867

Sweden

Electronic calculator

IBM

1954

USA

Electric stove/cooker

William S. Hadaway

1896

USA

Electric Battery

Volta

1800

Italian

Electric Generator

Michael Faraday

1831

UK

Electric Lamp

Thomas Alva Edison

1879

U.S

Electromagnet

William Sturgeon

1824

England

Elevator

Elisha G. Otis

1852

U.S

Fountain Pen

Lewis Edson Waterman

1884

U.S

Gramophone

Thomas Edison

1878

U.S

Gyrocompass

Elmer A. Sperry

1908

U.S

Hot air balloon

Josef and Etienne Montgolfier

1783

France

Helicopter

Igor Sikorsky

1939

Russia

Jet Engine

Hans Von Ohain

1936

Germany

Light bulb

Heinrich Goebel

1854

Germany

Lightning Conductor

Benjamin Franklin

1752

U.S

Microwave oven

Percy Spencer

1947

USA

Machine Gun

Richard Gaffing

1861

U.S

Motor Scooter

Greville Bradshaw

1919

England

Microscope

Zacharis Janssen

1590

Netherlands

Pacemaker

Dr. Paul Zoll

1952

USA

Pocket watch

Peter Henlein

1510

Germany

Pendulum clock

Christiaan Huygens

1657

Netherlands

Piano

Bartolomeo Cristofori

1700

Italy

Parachute

Jean Pierre Blanchard

1785

France

Revolver

Samuel Colt

1835

U.S

Small Pox Vaccine

Edward Jenner

1796

England

Steam engine

Thomas Savery

1698

UK

Steam boat

John Fitch

1786

USA

Saxophone

Adolphe Sax

1846

Belgium

Steam-powered airship

Henri Giffard

1852

France

Soft contact lenses

Otto Wichterle

1961

Czech

Stethoscope

René Laennec

1816

France

Submarine

David Bushnell

1776

U.S

Synthesizer

Dr. Robert Arthur Moog

1964

U.S

Telegraph

Samuel Morse

1844

USA

Telephone

Scott Alexander Graham Bell

1874

Canada

Time Recorder

Harlow Bundy

1890

U.S

Typewriter

Peter Mitterhofer

1864

Austria

Vaccination

Dr. Edward Jenner

1796

England

Vacuum Cleaner

Ives McGaffey

1869

U.S

X-ray

Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

1895

Germany