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John Harington (writer)

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Sir John Harington (also spelled Harrington) (baptised 4 August 1560 – 20 November 1612), of Kelston, but baptised in London, was an English courtier, author ...

Sir John Harrington - inventor of the toilet or loo - Historic UK

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Sir John Harrington was a poet - an amateur and not very successful one! But his poetry was not why he would be remembered. Something much more 'down to ...

Sir John Harrington (& the Flush Toilet)

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Sir John Harrington is often credited with the creation of the forerunner (or predecessor; it came before...) of today's flush toilet. Written record of this flushing  ...

No. 846: Harrington's John

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Sir John Harington's father had first been married to the illegitimate daughter of King Henry VIII. But Harington was born to his father's second wife. So he missed  ...

Sir John Harrington - PoemHunter.com

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Sir John Harrington's biography and life story.John Harington (also spelled Harrington) (4 August 1561 – 20 November 1612), of Kelston, was a courtier, author ...

John Harington Facts

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Sir John Harington (1560-1612) was an ambitious courtier who spent much of his life seeking favor at Queen Elizabeth's Court. He relied on his sharp wit and ...

The first flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington | Bathtub ...

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Jul 2, 2009 ... In 1596, the first flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington. He made one for himself and one for his godmother Queen Elizabeth.

Sir John Harrington - The History of Sanitary Sewers

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Sir John Harington's New Ajax. (The True Roots of the Modern Day Flush Toilet). With Impetus Provided to John Harington by. Queen Elizabeth, “The Schoole of ...

Sir John Harington - Geni

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Mar 13, 2016 ... Genealogy for John Harington, Knight (c.1561 - 1612) family tree on Geni, with over 150 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

John HARRINGTON (Sir Knight) - Tudor Place

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Sir John HARRINGTON, Knight. Born: 1561, Kelston, Somersetshire, England. Died: 20 Nov 1612, Kelston, Somersetshire, England. Father: John ...

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Death of Sir John Harington | History Today

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A witty and erudite figure at the court of Elizabeth I, John Harington is now remembered mainly for two things.

John Harington (inventor) - Wikiquote

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Sir John Harington (or Harrington) (August 4, 1561 – November 20, 1612) was a courtier, author, and scientist. He became a prominent member of Queen ...

Sir John Harington | English author | Britannica.com

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Nov 19, 2014 ... Sir John Harington, (born 1561—died Nov. 20, 1612, Kelston, Somerset, Eng.) English Elizabethan courtier, translator, author, and wit who also ...