Inventors of Domestic Appliances

Pendulum Clock1656Christian Huyges
Mechanical Clock1725I. Hsing and Liang Ting Tsan
Safety Match1826John Walker
Sewing Machine (Chain stitch)1841Barthelemy Thimmonier
Sewing Machine (Lock stitch)1846Elias Howe
Refrigerator1850James Hansen and Alexander Catlin
Typewriter1867Christopher L Sholes
Gramophone1878Thomas Alva Edison
Electric Lamp1879Thomas Alva Edison
Fountain Pen1884Lewis E Waterman
Ball-point Pen1888John J Loud
Ball-point Pen (Present form)1938Ladislao Jose Biro
Airconditioning1906Willis Haviland Carrier
Kitchen Blender1922Stephen Poplawski
TV (Mechanical)1926JL Baird
TV (Electronic)1927PT Farnsworth
Thermos Flask1892Sir James Dewar
Electric Iron1882Henry Seely
Microwave Oven1947Percy Spencer
Dishwasher (hand-powered)1887Josephine Cochrane

Inventions - Industrial Revolution

Flying Shuttle1733John Kay
Powerloom1785E Cartwright
Spinning Frame1769Sir Richard Arkwright
Spinning Jenny1764James Hargreaves
Spinning Mule1779Samuel Crompton