Robert Fulton (November 14, 1765 – February 25, 1815) was an American engineer and inventor who is widely credited with developing a commercially ...


Robert Fulton, (born November 14, 1765, Lancaster county, Pennsylvania [U.S.] —died February 24, 1815, New York, New York), American inventor, engineer, ...


American engineer and inventor Robert Fulton had many false starts before building the first successful commercial steamboat. Learn more at Biography.com .


Kids learn about the biography of inventor Robert Fulton including his early life as an artist, inventions, designing a submarine, building the first commercially ...


Although Robert Fulton did not invent the steamboat, as is commonly believed, ... and the unfortunate inventor John Fitch had built a working steamship already.


Overcoming several failures early in his career, American engineer and inventor Robert Fulton (1765 – 1815) is credited with developing the first successful ...


Robert Fulton was an American engineer and inventor who is widely known for developing a commercially successful steamboat called Clermont.


Robert Fulton (1765-1815), American inventor, civil engineer, and artist, established the first regular and commercially successful steamboat operation.


Robert Fulton was an American inventor best known for his construction of the first practical boat powered by steam. Fulton was born on November 14, 1765, ...