What Year Was Paper Invented?


Paper is said to have been invented by the Chinese in 105 A.D. In that year, records show that the invention of paper was reported to the Eastern Han Emperor Ho-di by Ts'ai Lun, an official of the Imperial Court. However, recent archaeological investigations place the actual invention of papermaking some 200 years earlier.
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Ts'ai Lun is often credited for having invented paper in 105 CE.
The Ancient Egyptians began using papyrus as a medium for written records around 3,700-3,200 BCE.
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