Click for the TGIF home page.
Your host Phil Ament Click to visit Class Act Feature
CANADIAN NATIONAL HEROES  
Canada Flag of Canada
A listing of inventors and discovers born in the country of Canada. In 2006, the population of Canada was estimated to be 33,098,932. Canada is located in Northern North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the north, north of the conterminous US  Internet users 20.9 million (2005) and country code ca.
 
Inventor: Reginald Aubrey Fessenden
Reginald Fessenden photo Courtesy Early Radio History
Contribution: Radio, Wireless Signaling in 1900
Birth: October 6, 1866 in East Bolton, Quebec, Canada
Death: July 22, 1932  on a small estate called "Wistowe", in Bermuda
Nationality: Canadian
 
Inventor: Elijah McCoy
Portrait of Elijah McCoy derived from public domain
Contribution: A lubrication system in 1872
Birth: May 2, 1843 or 1844 in Colchester, Ontario, Canada
Death: October 10, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan
Nationality: Canadian
 
 
 
   
     about time   dialogue   national heroes   patents   the lists    a-navbarend.gif (873 bytes)
home  | idea history  |  idea showcase  |  special features  | resource center  | guest services  history articles  |  search   a-navbarend.gif (873 bytes)
Copyright 1997 - 2007  The Great Idea Finder  All rights reserved.