Monday, 11 December 2023
1814 steam Locomotive (Blucher) was invented by George Stephenson
1814 George Stephenson builds the first practical steam locomotive
1816 Miner's safety lamp was invented by Humphry Davy
1816 stethoscope was invented by Rene Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec
1816 robert Stirling invents the efficient Stirling engine.
1820 the Arithmometer was the first mass-produced calculator invented by Charles Xavier Thomas de Colmar
1821 Electric motor was invented by Michael Faraday
1822 charles Babbage designs his first mechanical computer
1826 photography was invented by Joseph Nicephore Niepce
1827 joseph Niepce makes the first modern photograph.
1830 Lawn mower was invented by Edwin Beard Budding
1830 william Sturgeon develops the first practical electric motor.
1830 Louis Daguerre invents a practical method of taking pin-sharp photographs called Daguerreotypes
1830 william Henry Fox Talbot develops a way of making and printing photographs using reverse images called negatives.
1834 braille was invented by Louis Braille
1834 Refrigerator was invented by Jacob Perkins
1834 combine harvester was invented by Hiram Moore
1834 the first refrigerator is invented.
1835 Morse code was invented by Samuel Morse
1835 Revolver was invented by Samuel Colt
1836 Englishman Francis Petit-Smith and Swedish-American John Ericsson independently develop propellers with blades for ships
1836 Gas stoves are used in homes
1838 electric telegraph was invented by Charles Wheatstone (also Samuel Morse)
1839 Vulcanization of rubber was invented by Charles Goodyear
1839 charles Goodyear finally perfects a durable form of rubber (vulcanized rubber) after many years of unsuccessful experimenting.
1840 Scottish physicist James Prescott Joule outlines the theory of the conservation of energy
1840 Scotsman Alexander Bain invents a primitive fax machine based on chemical technology
1842 anaesthesia was invented by Crawford Long
1843 typewriter was invented by Charles Thurber
1845 rubber bands
1846 sewing machine was invented by Elias Howe
1846 Rotary printing press was invented by Richard M. Hoe
1849 Safety pin was invented by Walter Hunt