When was the dishwasher invented?

Answer Josephine Cochran invented the first dishwasher and patented it in 1886, but dishwashers didn't become popular with the public until the 1950s....joel houghton invented the first dishwasher in 1850... Read More »

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Why was the dishwasher invented?

to help busy people not have to wash dishes by hand

Was dishwasher invented?

Josephine Cochran invented the dishwasher

Who invented the dishwasher?

The first reports of a mechanical dishwashing device are of an 1850 patent by Joel Houghton of a hand-powered device Modern dishwashers are descended from the 1886 invention of Josephine Cochrane ... Read More »

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