What year were trucks invented?

Answer Gottlieb Daimler, who lived in Germany, invented the first motorized truck, which consisted of one reverse speed, a 4 horsepower engine, two forward speeds and a belt drive, in 1896. Originally, on... Read More »

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When were monster trucks invented?

Bob Chandler, the owner and creator of the Bigfoot monster truck, is considered the father of monster trucks and monster truck racing. Chandler built Bigfoot in 1974 and performed in the his first ... Read More »

What year were TVs invented?

On January 7, 1927, Philo T. Farnsworth applied for his first patent for the television. Farnsworth conceived of the idea for the television when he was only 14. He worked on his invention on his d... Read More »

What year were air conditioners invented?

Dr. John Gorrie first envisioned air conditioning in 1842, but his invention never got off the ground in his lifetime. Engineer Willis Haviland Carrier of New York invented the first modern electri... Read More »

In what year were eye glasses invented?

The Chinese developed eyeglasses over 2,000 years ago to protect their eyes from evil forces, according to optometrist Richard D. Drewry, Jr. of Teagle Optometry. In 1730, London-based optician Ed... Read More »