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  • Lt. Col. John Stith Pemberton, CSA (1831 - 1888)
    John Stith Pemberton was a Confederate veteran who was wounded in the Battle of Columbus, Georgia and an American druggist. He was best known for being the inventor of Coca-Cola, which in his lifetime ...
  • Louis Pasteur (1822 - 1895)
    Louis Pasteur (December 27, 1822 – September 28, 1895) was a French chemist and microbiologist born in Dole. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and preventions of diseases....
  • Louis Braille (1809 - 1852)
    Louis Braille (/ˈbreɪl/ (About this sound listen); French: [lwi bʁaj]; 4 January 1809 – 6 January 1852) was a French educator and inventor of a system of reading and writing for use by the blind or vis...
  • Warren De La Rue (1815 - 1889)
    Warren de la Rue (1815-1889) Scientist and inventor. The son of printer, Thomas De La Rue, he entered his father's printing firm and having studied science, became a Fellow of the Royal Society in 18...
  • William Henry Perkin (1838 - 1907)
    from: Wikipedia Sir William Henry Perkin, FRS (12 March 1838 – 14 July 1907) was a British chemist and entrepreneur best known for his accidental discovery of the first aniline dye: the purple mauvei...


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

This project is on History Link

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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