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George Westinghouse - Wikipedia


George Westinghouse, Jr. (October 6, 1846 – March 12, 1914) was an American entrepreneur and engineer who invented the railway air brake and was a ...

George Westinghouse: Interesting Facts for kids ***


Biography and Interesting Facts about George Westinghouse for kids. ... was a machine shop owner *** Early life and childhood: George Westinghouse grew up  ...

George Westinghouse - Scientist, Inventor - Biography.com


Apr 2, 2014 ... Visit Biography.com to learn more about George Westinghouse, the great American inventor and industrialist of the electrical age.

George Westinghouse - The Pennsylvania Center for the Book


Westinghouse, George Born: October 6, 1846, in Central Bridge, New York Died: March 12, 1914, in New York, New York Vocations: Inventor, Industrialist

George Westinghouse by Ron Kurtus - Succeed through Studying ...


Oct 23, 2011 ... George Westinghouse (1846-1914) became famous as the inventor of the railroad air brake. He later excelled as a businessman through his ...

The History of Electricity and George Westinghouse - Inventors


Aug 23, 2016 ... George Westinghouse was a prolific inventor who influenced the course of history by promoting the use of electricity for power and ...

George Westinghouse, Jr. (1846 - 1914) - Genealogy - Geni


Aug 22, 2011 ... Genealogy for George Westinghouse, Jr. (1846 - 1914) family tree on Geni ... Interested in mechanics and mathematics from childhood, Lamme ...

George Westinghouse | Biography, Inventions and Facts


George Westinghouse Biography - George Westinghouse invented "Railway Air Brake" George Westinghouse was an American inventor, industrialist and ...

J P Morgan | HISTORY


But electrical pioneer George Westinghouse invests in Tesla. And to disprove suggestions that AC is dangerous, Tesla stages magical light shows where ...

Tesla's Biography - Tesla Memorial Society of New York


His childhood dream was to come to America to harness the power of ... One of the most impressed was the industrialist and inventor George Westinghouse.

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George Westinghouse | American inventor and industrialist ...


After serving in both the U.S. Army and the navy in the Civil War, Westinghouse received his first patent in late 1865 for a rotary steam engine. Though the ...

Inventor George Westinghouse Biography - The Great Idea Finder


Fascinating facts about George Westinghouse inventor of the air brake in 1869.