February 01, 2010

Dearest Friends,

Dearest Friends,

Its time to celebrate our...

Even though I celebrate my hertiage everydamnday, these 28 days gives us the opportunity to educate many of our other friends who may not as educated on our history, culture & hertiage like they should be.
So, to help you out, I have found 28 inventions that you probably didn't know that our people invented.

  1. Video Home Security System - Marie Brown

  2. Lawn Mower - John A. Burr

  3. Lotions & Soaps - George W. Carver

  4. Shoe - W. A. Detiz

  5. Remote Controllers - Joseph N. Jackson

  6. Pencil Sharpener - John L. Love

  7. Elevator - Alexander Miles

  8. Cellular Phone - Henry Sampson

  9. Rollercoaster - Granville T. Woods

  10. Air Conditioning unit - Fredrick M. Jones

  11. Guitar - Robert F. Flemming, Jr.

  12. Stair climbing wheelchair - Rufus J. Weaver

  13. Disposable Syringe - Phil Brooks

  14. Heating Furnance - Alice H. Parker

  15. Key chain - F.J. Loudin

  16. Toilet - T. Elkins

  17. Helicopter - Paul E. Williams

  18. Tricycle - M. A. Cherry

  19. Sanitary Belt - Beatrice Kenner

  20. Fitted Bedsheets - Bertha Berman

  21. Gun - William D. Polite

  22. Wheel - Brinay Smartt

  23. Cigarette Holder & ashtray - George B. D. Stephens

  24. Denture - Ulysses S Walton

  25. Tapered Golf Tee - George F. Grant

  26. Machine Gunn - Clarence Gregg

  27. Airplane - Herman L. Grimes\

  28. Motor Vehicle - William Hale

"The color of the skin is no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers..."
 Black Inventor, Benjamin Banneker


2 comments:

J9 said...

wow this is very interesting to know. our own people invented a lot of the stuff many of us take for granted these days.

Tresey B. :D said...

yeah, i agree..those are quite interesting facts. HAPPY BLACK HISTORY MONTH!