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Profiles

  • Harold Stirling Vanderbilt (1884 - 1970)
    Harold Stirling Vanderbilt, july 6, 1884, july 4, 1970, "Mike", nicknamed "professor", of Newport RI, was born at Oakdale New York. Vanderbilt graduated from Harvard Law School in 1910, then entered ...
  • John Henry Knight (1847 - 1917)
    John Henry Knight John Henry Knight (21 January 1847 – 22 September 1917), from Farnham, was a wealthy engineer, landowner and inventor. With the help of the engineer George Parfitt he built o...
  • John Lawrence Bogert (1858 - 1956)
    John Lawrence Bogert . Born in Flushing, Long Island, October 27, 1858. Son of Henry Augustine and Mary Bowne (Lawrence) Bogert and brother of Henry L. Bogert, also of the Class of '78. Educated at Flu...
  • Alfred Mosher Butts (1899 - 1993)
    Alfred Mosher Butts (April 13, 1899 – April 4, 1993) was an American architect, famous for inventing the board game Scrabble in 1938. Scrabble
  • Elliot Handler (1916 - 2011)
    Isadore Elliot Handler cofounded Mattel, Inc. which was named after Handler and his business partner Harold Matson. His wife, Ruth Mosko Handler, took over Matson's role when the Handlers bought out ...

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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