When was the ball point pen invented?

Answer In 1888, the first ballpoint pen with a reservoir of ink and a roller ball tip was invented by American John Loud, a leather tanner. His invention was patented, however, never used or produced. In... Read More »

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Who invented the ball point pen&in what year?

In 1881, American leather tanner John Loud patented a roller-ball-tip pen. Because the ink clogged, however, his invention was never produced, nor were any of the 350 ballpoint pens patented over t... Read More »

Who invented ball point ink pens?

The ballpoint ink pen was invented by Hungarian Laszlo Biro. During his time working for a Hungarian newspaper, he became frustrated by the tendency of fountain pens to leak and realized that he co... Read More »

Who invented biro ball point pens?

Hungarian inventor Ladislas (Laszlo) Biro invented the ballpoint pen. Laszlo and his brother Georg improved upon previously existing pens to come up with a ballpoint. In the UK ballpoint pens are... Read More »

How to Revitalize a Ball Point Pen?

Restarting a ball point pen is easy, environmentally desirable and best done with old clothes on.