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David

Darling

ENGINEERS AND INVENTORS

  • Acheson, Edward Goodrich (1856–1931)
  • Archimedes (c.287–212 BC)
  • Arkwright, Richard (1732–1792)

  • Babbage, Charles (1791–1871)
  • Baird, John Logie (1888–1946)
  • Baker, Benjamin (1840–1907)
  • Baudot, Jean-Maurice-Émile (1845–1903)
  • Bell, Alexander Graham (1847–1922)
  • Benz, Karl (1844–1929)
  • Boulton, Matthew (1728–1809)
  • Bramah, Joseph (1749–1814)
  • Bright, Charles Tilston (1832–1888)
  • Brindley, James (1716–1772)
  • Brunel, Isambard Kingdom (1806–1859)
  • Bushnell, David (1742–1824)

  • Carnot, Sadi (1796–1832)
  • Carrier, Willis Haviland (1876–1950)
  • Cartwright, Edmund (1743–1823)
  • Cavendish, Henry (1731–1810)
  • Caxton, William (1422–1491)
  • Chappe, Claude (1763–1805)
  • Chrysler, Walter Percy (1875–1940)
  • Clerk, Dugald (1854–1932)
  • Cockerell, Christopher Sydney (1910–1999)
  • Cooke, William Fothergill (1806–1879)
  • Crompton, Samuel (1753–1827)
  • Cros, Charles (1846–1888)

  • Daimler, Gottlieb (1834–1900)
  • Darby family
  • de Forest, Lee (1873–1961)
  • Diesel, Rudolf (1858–1913)
  • Dunlop, John Boyd (1840–1921)

  • Eastman, George (1854–1932)
  • Edison, Thomas Alva (1847–1931)
  • Eiffel, Alexandre Gustave (1832–1923)

  • Fessenden, Reginal Aubrey (1866–1932)
  • Fitch, John (1743–1798)
  • Fleming, John (1849–1945)
  • Ford, Henry (1863–1947)
  • Franklin, Benjamin (1706–1790)
  • Fuller, Richard Buckminster (1895–1984)

  • Gramme, Zénobe Théophile (1826–1901)
  • Gutenberg, Johann (c.1400–1468)

  • Hargreaves, James (c.1720–1778)
  • Harrison, John (1693–1776)
  • Haynes, Elwood (1857–1925)
  • Holland, John Philip (1840–1914)
  • Hounsfield, Godfrey Newbold (1919–2004)

  • Jacquard, Joseph Marie (1752–1834)

  • Kay, John (1704–c.1764)
  • Kennelly, Arthur Edwin (1861–1939)

  • Lenoir, Jean Joseph Étienne (1822–1900)

  • Marconi, Guglielmo (1874–1937)
  • Martin, Pierre Émile (1824–1915)
  • Mauchly, John William (1907–1980)
  • Maxim family
  • McAdam, John Loudon (1756–1836)
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese (1791–1872)
  • Murdock, William ((1754–1839)

  • Nasmyth, James (1808–1890)
  • Newcomen, Thomas (1663–1729)

  • Otto, Nikolaus August (1832–1891)


  • Rankine, William John Macquorn (1820–1872)
  • Rumford, Benjamin Thompson, Count (1753–1814)

  • Savery, Thomas (c.1650–1715)
  • Siemens brothers
  • Sperry, Elmer Ambrose (1860–1930)
  • Steinmetz, Charles Proteus (1865–1923)
  • Stephenson family
  • Stevens family
  • Sturgeon, William (1783–1850)

  • Telford, Thomas (1757–1834)
  • Tesla, Nikola (1856–1943)
  • Trevithick, Richard (1771–1833)
  • Tull, Jethro (1674–1741)

  • Wallis, Barnes Neville (1887–1979)
  • Watson-Watt, Robert Alexander (1892–1973)
  • Watt, James (1736–1819)
  • Westinghouse, George (1846–11914)
  • Whitney, Eli (1765–1825)
  • Whitworth, Joseph (1803–1887)
  • Wren, Christopher (1632–1723)