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  • Caldwell Hart Colt (1858 - 1894)
    Caldwell Hart Colt (November 24, 1858 – January 21, 1894) was an American inventor and yachtsman. He was born in Hartford, Connecticut, the son of Samuel Colt, founder of Colt's Patent Fire-...
  • Melville Reuben Bissell, Sr. (1843 - 1889)
    Melville Reuben Bissell (September 25, 1843 – March 15, 1889) was an American entrepreneur and inventor of the carpet sweeper. The Bissell corporation is named after him. Life and career B...
  • Colonel Richard Malcolm Cutts II (USMC) (1878 - 1934)
    This soldier-inventor was a native Californian, born at Mare Island on November 13, 1878, and raised in the midst of the environment of the Old Navy, the son of Lieutenant Commander Richard M. Cutts,...
  • Brig. General Richard Malcolm Cutts III (USMC) (1903 - 1973)
    Following his graduation from the United States Naval Academy in 1923, General Cutts, a descendant of Francis Scott Key, spent much time overseas, and achieved distinction by winning both in 1926 a...
  • William Howard Hoople (1868 - 1922)
    William Howard Hoople (August 6, 1868 – September 29, 1922) was an American businessman and religious figure. He was a prominent leader of the American Holiness movement; the co-founder of the...

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

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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