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  • Reuben Holmes (1820 - 1906)
    Timeline 1830: Birth of Reuben Graves Holmes, the fifth of nine children born to Col. Peter and Olive (Graves) Holmes 1831: Moved to Paxton, Ma. to live with sister Olive and her husband who was ...
  • Jelly Roll Morton (1885 - 1941)
    Ferdinand Joseph Lamothe "Jelly Roll" Morton (September 20, 1890 - July 10, 1941) Genealogy link: The self-proclaimed inventor of Jazz and Stomp music, Morton grew up in the right environment to ab...
  • George Andreasen (1934 - 1989)
    George F. Andreasen (February 16, 1934 – August 11, 1989), born in Fremont, Nebraska, was an American orthodontist and inventor. Andreasen, most noted for his invention and patent of the Nit...
  • Nathaniel Morrison (1779 - 1819)
    Dr. Albert Smith in his History of Peterborough, N.H., published in 1876, says: For the following interesting account of the family of Mr. Morison, I am indebted to Rev. John H. Morison D. D., one of t...
  • Ehrenfried von Tschirnhaus (1651 - 1718)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus (or Tschirnhausen) (10 April 1651 – 11 October 1708) was a German mathematician, physicist, physician, and philosopher. ...


Inventors are people who invent unique or novel devices, methods, compositions, processes or discoveries.

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List of notable inventors

For a complete list, please see: Inventors Project Profiles.

  • Dr. Andre Cipriani, pioneered the development of the Cobalt-60 Therapy units which are used for the treatment of cancer and occupational radiation protection.

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