Inventor Biographies

Alan M. Turing to Joseph von Fraunhofer
Cleveland Abbe to Louis Braille
Ernst Ruska to Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
Geradrus Mercator to James Rumsey
Joseph Bramah to Thomas Davenport
Robert Goddard to Percy Lavon Julian
Shelby Davidson to Donald A. Glaser
William Kelly to Edwin Mattison McMillan

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