Who invented Tinkertoys?

Answer Charles H. Pajeau invented Tinkertoys, an improvement over the spools and sticks he saw children playing with, in Evanston, Illinois. Pajeau exhibited Tinkertoys as toy windmills in a drugstore win... Read More »

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Who was the inventor of Tinkertoys?

Charles Pajeau invented Tinker Toys in 1914. A stonemason from Evanston, Illinois, Pajeau got the idea for his creation by watching children playing with spools of thread, sticks and pencils.Refere... Read More »

Who invented invented the vacuum cleaner?

The first upright vacuum cleaner was invented by a janitor in Canton, Ohio- James Spangler in 1907. On June 2, 1908, he received US Patent Number 889,823 for a Carpet Sweeper and Cleaner.

Who invented pickleball&what year was it invented?

Pickleball was invented in 1965 by Joel Pritchard and Bill Bell. The court included a badminton net that had been lowered to a height of 36 inches. A plastic ball was used along with paddles that w... Read More »

Who invented the bullet train and when was it invented?

Japan's "Bullet Train" was developed by Dr. Hideo Shima (1901 - 1998). Dr. Shima began investigations in 1948 and in 1958 it was decided to go ahead with a new line which followed the Tokaido road... Read More »