Top 50 Inventions, Inventors and Descriptions

Top 50 Inventions, Inventors and Descriptions

Below is the table of Top 50 Inventions, Inventors and Descriptions.
Hope you will like these important information for your Exams Preparations. Its includes the 1500’s to present top 50 invention and there innovator with short descriptions.

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Invention Inventor Description
Television John Logie Baird First working television system on 26 January 1926.
Theory of Evolution Charles Darwin In 1858 published a new evolutionary theory.
Atomic Number Henry Mosley He worked in Rutherford’s team at the University of Manchester.
Radio Marconi He sent and received his first radio signal in Italy in 1895.
World Wide Web (WWW) Sir Tim Berners- Lee 1989 and he wrote the first web browser in 1990.
Radium Marie Curie Discovered in Dec. 21, 1898.
Lift Elisha Otis He is known as inventor of the modern elevator. In 1852.
Electricity Benjamin Franklin In 1746 he discovered electricity.
Guitar Adolph Rickenbacker In 1932 he made the first cast aluminium versions of the lap steel guitar.
Blood Groups Karl Landsteiner He was Austrian scientist, who identified the O, A, and B blood types in 1900.
Microsoft Bill Gates and Paul Allen Founded on April 4, 1975.
Telephone Alexander Graham Bell In March 10, 1876; transmission of clear speech by Bell and Watson.
Raman Effect Sir C.V. Raman Help in specific to the molecules which cause it, and so can be used in spectroscopic analysis.
Photon Albert Einstein In 1905 he discovered it.
Mobile Phone Martin Cooper Invented at 3 April 1973. He was Motorola researcher and executive.
Electric Light Bulb Thomas Edison In November 1879.
Laser Printer Gary Starkweather Started Develop this machine in 1969 and completed in November, 1971.
Thermometer Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit He was German physicist who invented the alcohol thermometer in 1709.
Motion of Planets Johannes Kepler He published his first two laws about planetary motion in 1609 and third law was published in 1619.
Barometer Evangelista Torricelli It was invented in 1643.
X-rays Wilhelm Conrad Rontgen Discovered in 1895.
Google Larry Page and Sergey Brin September 4, 1998. Founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Current CEO of Google is Sundar Pichai (since oct. 2015).
Quantum Theory Max Plank, Niels Bohr, Albert Einstein Development of Quantum Theory started  early  in 1900’s.
Automobile Karl Benz In 1886, the first petrol or gasoline-powered automobile invented.
Heliocentric Model Nicolaus Copernicus Published in 1543.
Dynamite Alfred Nobel He obtained patents for his invention in England on May 7, 1867.
IP Address Robert E. Kahn In May 1974 he described an internetworking protocol for sharing resources using packet switching among network nodes.
Penicillin Sir Alexander Fleming Discovered in February 14, 1929.
Battery Alessandro Volta Around 1800, he invented a wet battery called a Voltaic Pile.
Periodic Table Dmitri Mendeleev He and others people on 17 February 1869 made important contributions to the first Periodic Table.
Electron J. J. Thomson Discovered in 1897.
Vacuum flask Sir James Dewar Invented in 1892 and it was  first manufactured for commercial use in 1904.
Theory of Relativity Albert Einstein Final form of general relativity was published in 1916.
Electric Motor British scientist William Sturgeon In 1832 he invented the first commutator DC electric motor capable of turning machinery.
Fuel Cell William Robert Glove In 1839 he discovered Fuel Cell and that was four large cells, each containing hydrogen and oxygen.
Telegraph Samuel Morse Developed in the 1830s and 1840s by him and other inventors.
Nuclear Reactor Enrico Fermi He built the first nuclear reactor in 1942.
Transformer Otto Blathy In 1885 the ZBD model alternating-current transformer was invented.
Atomic Theory John  Dalton He developed an atomic theory in 1803.
Hydrogen Bomb Edward Teller First test On November 1, 1952.
Telescope Galileo Galileo made his first telescope in 1609.
Air pump Robert Boyle He invented it for used to study the air pressure.
Insulin Frederick Banting Canadian physician Frederick Banting and medical student Charles H. Best discovered Insulin.
Bohr Niels Henrik David Bohr He made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theory.
Age of the Earth C.C. Patterson In collaboration with George Tilto, he calculated an age of Earth.
Logarithms John Napier Napier’s logarithms were published in 1614.
Magnetic Tape Fritz Pfluemer Invented for recording sound in 1928 in Germany.
Law of Motion & Gravitation Sir Isaac Newton He developed the theories of gravitation in 1666.
Cosmic Rays Austrian physicist Victor. F. Hess He was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1936 for his discovery of cosmic rays.
Electromagnetic Theory Heinrich Hertz and Maxwell They noticed that electrical fields and magnetic fields can couple together to form electromagnetic waves.


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