Walt Disney, creator of Mickey Mouse and the Disney Studios empire, was born Dec. 5, 1901 in Chicago.
Ray Dolby, creator of his namesake audio system, was born on January 18, 1933 in Portland, Oregon.
Like many famous inventors, Marion Donovan (1917-1998) was originally mocked for her most significant invention, but sh
Herbert Henry Dow’s name is synonymous with chemical research due to the global success of the company he founded in 18
Charles Stark Draper created a variety of gyroscopic instruments that revolutionized the design of guidance and control
Charles Richard Drew, originator of the concept of a blood bank, was born in Washington, D.C. on June 3, 1904.
Twin sisters Kelli and Vanessa Dunn were born on October 23, 1974 in Santa Clara, California.
Through a combination of research, experimentation, and entrepreneurship, George Eastman, born in 1854 in Waterville, N
John William Mauchly and J.
If ever an inventor left vivid, visual evidence of his achievements, it is Harold E.
Without a doubt, the greatest inventor of the modern era has been Thomas Edison.
Inventor-entrepreneur Tomima Edmark left a successful career in marketing in 1989 when she launched her blockbuster hai
Robotics researcher, entrepreneur, and inventor Aaron Edsinger dreams of a day when intelligent robots may provide safe an
Dutch physiologist, professor, and inventor Willem Einthoven performed research and invented concepts for recording ele
Inventor-entrepreneur Clarence L. Elder was born in 1935 in Georgia.
In a career spanning over 40 years, Gertrude Belle Elion invented some of the 20th century's most significant lifesavin