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The first flush toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington in the 16th century.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toilet

During the third millennium BC, toilets and sewers were invented throughout the world. Mohenjo-Daro circa 2800 BC is cited as ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/turrets-toilets-partial-history-throne-room-180951788

Jun 20, 2014 ... From Turrets to Toilets: A Partial History of the Throne Room ... The flush toilet was invented in 1596 but didn't become widespread until 1851.

content.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1940525,00.html

Nov 19, 2009 ... In case you didn't know (and honestly, why would you?), Nov. 19 is World Toilet Day — an event hosted by the World Toilet Organization to ...

www.scientificamerican.com/slideshow/health-brief-history-of-toilet

Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is key to what makes modern cities possible.

www.localhistories.org/toilets.html

Toilets in the Ancient World. In the ancient world people were capable of designing quite sophisticated toilets. Stone age farmers lived in a village at Skara Brae ...

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Jun 15, 2014 ... Did you know that you spend up to 3 years of your lifetime on the toilet? Or that that more people in the world have mobile phones than toilets?

gizmodo.com/5622088/the-long-unglamorous-history-of-the-toilet

Aug 27, 2010 ... Nobody is entirely sure who first had the privilege of sitting on a toilet. Evidence of advanced plumbing systems in the ancient world abounds, ...

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/01/ancient-roman-toilets-gross/423072

Jan 8, 2016 ... Ancient Rome's toilets, sewers, and bathhouses may have been ... She flashes a smile when I ask about her favorite subject (history), and ...

www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-invented-the-flush-toilet

May 19, 2015 ... The centerpiece of today's modern bathroom, the flush toilet has equal roots in ancient sanitation practices, Elizabethan politics and Indus...