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 Who invented the first lamp?

Answer According to enchantedlearning.com, the first electric lamp was invented by Sir Humphry Davy in 1800. He created the first electrical arc by connecting wires from a battery to a piece of carbon.Sou... Read More »
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Who invented the arc lamp?

Sir Humphrey Davy invented the arc lamp in England during the early 1800s. Davy, an acclaimed physicist, employed a 2,000-cell battery and two charcoal sticks to generate an arc spanning a space of... Read More »
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Who invented the touch lamp?

On July 31,1990 Scott M. Kunen from Wantagh, N.Y. received a reissued United States Patent for a touch-controlled switch for a lamp or the like. The original patent was issued to him on May 26, 198... Read More »
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Who invented the hurricane lamp?

Francois-Pierre Aime Argand invented the hurricane lamp in 1780. Argand was the son of a Swiss watchmaker who was interested in chemistry, and he realized that air flowing around and through the w... Read More »
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Who invented the lamp post?

The first lamp post, also called a street lamp, was invented in 1875 by a Russian man named Pavel Yablochkov. The lamp post featured an arc lamp that was referred to as an electric candle.Source:Ab... Read More »
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