On an early single release, they were erroneously called 'Jethro Toe'
D. August 22nd 2005 - Invented the synthesizer
D. May 18th 2004 -- Lived to 104. Invented acidimeter (ph meter) in 1935 which became an indispensable tool in analytical chemistry. BS Chem Eng 1922 and MS Physical Chem 1923 University Of Illinois.
1899-1978, who developed the modern jetboat
Born 1743 CE, died 1822 CE
Born 1787 CE, died 1826 CE
Born 1779 CE, died 1848 CE
Born 1822 CE, died 1895 CE
Born 1646 CE, died 1716 CE
Book II. - Of the Origin of Error
Invented the disposable syringe
Died May 4, 2008 aged 89. Invented the Pringles container. Part of his remains were buried in one of the containers he designed.
She lived in Roman Egypt, and was killed by a Christian mob who falsely blamed her for religious turmoil.
Scottish-born, 1847; credited with inventing the first practical telephone
Inventor of the snowmobile; 1907-1964
Known for proposing worldwide standard time zones; 1827-1915
And writer of the 'Book of Optics'. Born 965 CE, died 1039 CE
Scientist and businessman, 1847-1931; considered one of the most prolific inventors in history
Botanist and educator credited with the development of many peanut and sweet potato products
Called the "father of pneumatics"; c. 285-222 BC
Inventor of the modern ice resurfacer that bears his name
American engineer and inventor of the noise reduction system knows as Dolby NR; assisted in developing the video tape recorder
Russian Lieutenant-General, military engineer, writer and small arms designer; most famous for developing the AK-47 assault rifle that bears his name
At the age of 73 (1918-1999)