Who Invented the Cannon?

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The cannon was invented by the Chinese though the specific person who invented it is unknown. The cannon was first used in China and was among the earliest forms of gunpowder artillery.
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A Monk in Germany named Berthold Schwartz is given credit for inventing the cannon in 1320. There are reports of cannons being used by Arabs about 70 years before this date. Look
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The invention of the cannon, driven by gunpowder, was first developed in China. Like firearms, cannon are a descendant of the fire lance, a gunpowder-filled tube attached to the end
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The cannon origin is debatable. One theory says Arabs in Spain first devised
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The first Gatling gun/cannon was invented and built by R. J. Gatling, a resident of Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1862. First used in the Spanish-American war!
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A Monk in Germany named Berthold Schwartz is given credit for inventing the cannon in 1320. There are reports of cannons being used by Arabs about 70 years before ...
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