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 Who is Elijah McCoy?

Answer Elijah McCoy was an inventor of the early 20th century, responsible for more than 57 patents in his lifetime. McCoy was most known for his work with steam engines.ChildhoodMcCoy was born in 1844 an... Read More »
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How to Act Like Leonard Mccoy?

Dr. McCoy off of Star Trek was a celebrated physician, and achieved the rank of Admiral. That alone says something of his character, and proves he is worth imitating, where it be at a Star Trek con... Read More »
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When did Elijah McCoy die?

Born May 2, 1844, Elijah McCoy was a mechanically gifted inventor. He might be best known for his oil lubricating cup. McCoy died in 1929. He had been in failing health since 1922, when he suffered... Read More »
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What was Elijah McCoy's childhood like?

Elijah McCoy was the inventor of a device that "allowed machines to be lubricated while they were still in operation," according to IdeaFinder.com. His inventions were particularly influential in t... Read More »
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What does the idiom'real mccoy'mean?

The phrase "the real McCoy" is used to describe something authentic, genuine or "not a substitute." Its origins have yet to be proven but there are several rumors, and is sometimes written as "the ... Read More »
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