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By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Momofuku Ando was born in Taiwan, Empire of Japan back in 1910. Raised by his grandparents, following the death of his parents. His grandparents owned a textile store and that the age of 22 he started his own. In 1933, he went to Osaka to study economics at Ritsumeikan University.After WWII ended...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Alexander Wood was born in Cupar, Scotland back in 1817 to James and Mary. He was educated at Edinburgh Academy and at the University of Edinburgh. He received his MD in 1839. It wasn’t until 1853, that he invented something that will forever place him in the history books, more on that in a mome...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Hubert Blaine was born in Bergedorf, Germany back in 1914. He emigrated to the United States settling in Philadelphia. He found work as a typesetter, he also was a member of the American Name Society. It wasn’t until 1938 that he gained attention for something which we will get to shortly.In 1964...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Frederick William was born in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England back in 1897 to Frederick Sr., and Florence. Educated at the charterhouse School in Surrey, at the start of WWI he enlisted in the Royal Gloucestershire Hussars. He transferred to the Royal Flying Corps as a fighter pilot. In 1917, he...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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David Marshall was born in Cumberland County, North Carolina back in 1900 to James and Laura. As a young boy, he worked at his family’s farm. In the 8th grade he was expelled from school. When he was 15 he enlisted in the Navy but they found out about his age and discharged him. In 1917, he enrol...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Anna Wessels was born in Hackensack, New Jersey back in 1863 to William and Jane. After graduating from high school, she became a schoolteacher. When her sister Millie narrowly died while in childbirth her life’s direction made a change. She went back to school to become a physician. She enrolled...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Johannes Widmann was born in Eder, Bohemia back in circa 1460. He attended the University of Leipzig in the 1480’s. Sorry I know this is vague but that is all I have to go on. Stay with me on this, I promise we’ll get through it. He received his Bachelor of Art Degree in 1482 and his Doctorate in...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Buster Warenski was born in Kimberly, Nevada back in 1942. Frankly I do not have any information about him that is until 1966 when he was 24. Prior to that his hobby was making knives however after seeing a photo of a knife made by Gil Hibben he started making knives full time.By 1975 was preside...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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An Wang was born in Shanghai, China back in 1920. His father taught English at an elementary school and his mother was a homemaker. Graduating from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 1940 with a degree in electrical engineering. He emigrated to the United States attending Harvard University earing ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Frederic Waller was born in Brooklyn, New York back in 1886 to Frederic and Katherine. I don’t have much information about his early childhood. When he was an adult he worked for Paramount Pictures holding several patents including Cinerama, using a curved film screen that extends his peripheral ...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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This one is going to be short.John Walson was born in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania back in 1915. I do not have any information about him until 1948. He was the owner of Mahanoy City General Electric appliance store. He had an issue receiving signals from Philadelphia television stations. So, what d...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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John Findley was born in Fall River, Massachusetts back in 1852, to David and Martha. He graduated from Monmouth College in 1872, moving on to the University of Wooster and earning Sc.D from Armour Institute in 1904. He was appointed by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1904 for a project.At the ti...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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William Walker was born in Newington, Surrey, England back in 1869. In 1887, he was training to be a diver at Portsmouth Dockyard. He was a man of many talents working his way through diver’s attendant, signal man and finally passing his medical exam and deep-water test qualifying him as a deep-w...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Charles Cheers was born in Cheshire to John and Margaret. He was educated at the Liverpool Institute. He was an Alderman and member of the Court of Common Council. He also served as Sheriff in 1907, the Lord Mayor from 1915-1916. For his services to London he received a Knighthood. His name appea...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Philip Vaughan was a Welshman, sorry I do not have a clue on where or when he was born, who his parents were, what education he had. In summary, I don’t have hardly any information on him except that is for just one thing. We’ll get to that in a few.He was a proprietor and agent of an iron foundr...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Ward Tunte was born in Lorain, Ohio back in 1894. As a young child, he started saving his money to enroll in the Case School of Applied Science. He graduated for a perfect 4.0 GPA, after graduation he joined the staff of Goodyear in Akron, Ohio in 1917. In 1918, he received his pilot’s license, h...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Gustave Trouve was born in La Haye Descartes, France back in 1839. In 1850, you could find him studying to be a locksmith however due to poor health he moved to Paris where he found work as a clockmaker. While there he invented a carbon-zinc pocket-sized battery to power his automata (a device ma...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Daniel Treadwell was born in Ipswich, Massachusetts back in 1791. I can’t find anything else on him until 1818, so let’s start from there for this history lesson. His first invention was a machine used for making wooden screws in 1819, during that same year he devised a new form of a printing pre...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Elizabeth Thackery was born in Manchester, Lancashire, England back in 1767. When she was 21 he stole 5 handkerchiefs however she was caught by the authorities. While I do not have any information about the court case what I can say is that she was sentenced to seven years in prison.She was place...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty)
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Robert Augustus was born on the island of Montserrat in the Caribbean back in 1853. Sorry, but I don’t have any data on him until he joined the Navy in New Jersey in 1881. Assigned as an ordinary seaman on the USS Kearsarge. On October 26th 1881, another seaman fell from a Jacob’s ladder falling ...

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