List of famous inventors with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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Nikola Tesla Nikola Tesla
Austrian, American

Alexander Graham Bell Alexander Graham Bell
Canadian, Scottish

James Watt James Watt
Scottish

Eli Whitney Eli Whitney
American

Dean Kamen Dean Kamen
American

Antonio Meucci Antonio Meucci
Italian, American
Rudolf Diesel Rudolf Diesel
German, French

Hero of Alexandria Hero of Alexandria
Egyptian, Greek
Leo Fender Leo Fender
American

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Leo Baekeland Leo Baekeland
Belgian, American

An Wang An Wang
Chinese, American

Erno Rubik Erno Rubik
Hungarian

Thomas MassieThomas Massie
American

Lori GreinerLori Greiner
American

Johannes GutenbergJohannes Gutenberg
German

Rodney MullenRodney Mullen
American
William KamkwambaWilliam Kamkwamba
Malawian

Les PaulLes Paul
American

Alessandro VoltaAlessandro Volta
Italian

Richard HauptmannRichard Hauptmann
German
Tom ScholzTom Scholz
American
Paul WinchellPaul Winchell
American

Henry J. HeinzHenry J. Heinz
American

James W. MarshallJames W. Marshall
American

P. G. T. BeauregardP. G. T. Beauregard
American
Mark ShuttleworthMark Shuttleworth
British, South African

Ole Kirk ChristiansenOle Kirk Christiansen
Danish
Louis Le PrinceLouis Le Prince
French

Forrest BirdForrest Bird
American

Peter Carl FabergéPeter Carl Fabergé
Russian
Max FleischerMax Fleischer
American

Clarence BirdseyeClarence Birdseye
American
Alberto Santos-DumontAlberto Santos-Dumont
Brazilian

Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
American

Robert MoogRobert Moog
American
Gerald BullGerald Bull
Canadian

Gerolamo CardanoGerolamo Cardano
Italian
Elisha OtisElisha Otis
American

Daniel Gabriel FahrenheitDaniel Gabriel Fahrenheit
Polish

Tony FadellTony Fadell
American

Léon ThereminLéon Theremin
Russian
Joseph SwanJoseph Swan
British

Charles K. KaoCharles K. Kao
Chinese, Hong Konger, British, American

Pranav MistryPranav Mistry
Indian

Justus von LiebigJustus von Liebig
German

Robin LiRobin Li
-
Charles GoodyearCharles Goodyear
American

Joseph-Ignace GuillotinJoseph-Ignace Guillotin
French
Robert KearnsRobert Kearns
American

John HerschelJohn Herschel
British

Edwin Howard ArmstrongEdwin Howard Armstrong
American
James DewarJames Dewar
British, Scottish

Elisha GrayElisha Gray
American
Bartolomeo CristoforiBartolomeo Cristofori
-

Mickey ThompsonMickey Thompson
American
L. L. ZamenhofL. L. Zamenhof
Polish

Otto LilienthalOtto Lilienthal
German

Vladimir K. ZworykinVladimir K. Zworykin
American, Russian
Ferdinand von ZeppelinFerdinand von Zeppelin
German

Isaac SingerIsaac Singer
American
Alexander Stepanovich PopovAlexander Stepanovich Popov
Russian