Who invented the gas mask and traffic light?

Answer Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr., who was born in Paris, Kentucky, on March 4, 1877, invented both the three-position traffic light and the gas mask. He received the patent for the former in 1923 and f... Read More »

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Who invented the gas mask&the traffic light?

Garrett Morgan was the inventor of both the gas mask and the traffic light. Born in 1877 in Kentucky, Morgan patented a breathing apparatus that would come to be known as the gas mask in 1912 and l... Read More »

Who invented the traffic light&the gas mask?

John Peake Night invented the first traffic light in 1868 in London. The lights were gas powered, and the first was installed at Great George Street and Bridge Street in Westminster. John Stenhouse... Read More »

Who invented the gas mask&the electric traffic light?

Garrett Morgan, an African-American tailor-turned-inventor, created the gas mask as a breathing device called the Safety Hood in 1912. Later, he invented the automatic traffic light. He sold the ri... Read More »

Who was the traffic engineer who invented the traffic signal?

GARRETT MORGAN is the answer for radio trivia:-)sm