Ohio Famous People

Ohio Famous People - Ohio Inventors

Birthplace of Thomas Edison Museum, Milan, OH
Ohio Famous People - Ohio Inventors - Birthplace of Thomas Edison Museum, Milan, OHIO. Joe Sohm/Getty Images

Ohio Inventors

Willard H. Bennett was the inventor of the radio frequency mass spectrometer - William Meriam Burton invented thermal cracking for the processing of gasoline - Josephine Cochran inventor of the dishwasher - Thomas Alva Edison Genius of Menlo Park and prolific inventor - Charles Martin Hall patented an inexpensive method for the production of aluminum - Charles F. Kettering was the inventor of the first electrical starter motor ignition system - Lester Pelton invented a type of free-jet water turbine - James Spangler invented a portable electric vacuum cleaner - Ernest H.
Volwiler co-discovered the general anesthetic Pentothal - Granville T Woods invented more than a dozen devices to improve electric railway cars and many more for controlling the flow of electricity - Orville Wright invented an airplane - Charles Richter developed the Richter Scale - Daniel Beard (1850 - 1941) founded the Boy Scouts of America - Donalee Tabern co-discovered the general anesthetic Pentothal

Ohio Famous People

Ohio Famous People - Ohio Famous People