Who invented tiddlywinks?

Answer In 1888 Joseph Assheton Fincher filed U.K. patent number 16.215 for a new game. Fincher trademarked the name Tiddly-Winks in 1889, the same year his patent was approved. It was a very popular game ... Read More »

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How to Play Tiddlywinks?

The children's game of Tiddlywinks (flicking counters into a pot) has a history stretching back over 100 years in various countries. The modern game of Tiddlywinks, as played in tournaments in the ... 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 »