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List of African-American inventors and scientists - Wikipedia


This list of African-American inventors and scientists documents many of the African Americans ... He was the first to synthesize the natural product physostigmine, and a pioneer in the industrial l...

Black Inventors through American History - Famous Black Inventors


Among his credits, the African-American inventor received a B.A. in physics, ... Banneker: "first clock to be made in America was created by a black man." Though ...

Top 10 African American Inventors - Listverse


Oct 29, 2007 ... This is a list of the ten greatest African American inventors. 10. Madame C J ... its growth. She was the first African-American woman millionaire.

African-American Inventors - Biography.com


Feb 14, 2012 ... In 1943, Drew was chosen as the first African-American surgeon to serve ... Physicist and inventor George Carruthers built his first telescope at ...

Index of African American Inventors - UCI Webfiles


Inventor, Type of Invention, Date, Patent Number. Louis Alexander, Light ... Recognized as the first Black man to receive a U.S. Patent. Corn Planter, Oct. 14,  ...

Famous Firsts by African Americans (Inventors, Government, Law ...


Famous Firsts by African Americans. The first African-American billionaire, combat pilot, Nobel Prize winner, poet laureate, Oscar winner, and Miss America.

Top Ten Black Inventors (You Didn't Know About) | The Village


Feb 27, 2015 ... Bath is a contemporary inventor and ophthalmologist from Harlem, New York. She is the first black female doctor to receive a medical patent.

20 Black Inventions Over The Last 100 Years You May Not Know ...


Oct 23, 2013 ... Why It's Important: Latimer is one of the greatest inventors of all time. Thomas Edison may have invented the electric lightbulb, but Latimer ...

Inventors and Inventions: African-American Inventors ...


Clatonia Joaquin Dorticus was an African-American inventor who received many ... Goode's patent was the first one obtained by an African-American woman ...

The Black Inventor Online Museum | Profiles on African American ...


This site is the #1 resource on the web focusing on the ingenuity and accomplishments of Black inventors over the last 300 years and their contributions to.

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Famous Black Inventors


Explore the contributions of modern African American inventors like Dr. Patricia Bath, Dr. Mark Dean and James E. West. Read biographies of the famous black ...

Famous Black Inventors - Biography.com


Explore Biography.com's collection of famous black inventors, including Lonnie ... in black women's hair care and became the first self-made female millionaire.

African American Scientists & Inventors - Infoplease


Despite these constraints, there were a number of successful black inventors whose inventions proved useful and important. Thomas Jennings, the first known  ...