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The first successful machine gun was invented by Richard J. Gatling in 1862. [©Shutterstock, 2010]

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Who invented the machine gun?

Read about the man who invented machine guns -- and changed history.
The man who invented the machine gun was quickly copied. Learn more about innovators who invented machine guns.

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The development of radios like this depended on several individuals. [©Shutterstock, 2010]

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Who invented the radio?

Read about the scientists/inventors have claimed the radio as their invention.

Because he supplied large weapons to many countries, Alfred Krupp became known as the Cannon King. [©Shutterstock, 2010]

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Who was known as the Cannon King?

The man who was known as the Cannon King started out in steel.

The namesake for the Bowie knife was Jim Bowie who fought at the Alamo. [©Shutterstock, 2010]

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Who invented the Bowie knife?

The man who invented the Bowie knife lived an interesting life.

Beads and coins are thrown from elaborate parade floats during Mardi Gras. [©Jupiter Images, 2010]

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What is Mardi Gras?

Read about Mardi Gras and learn about its rich history.

Martin Luther King, Jr. is one of the more prominent figures in African American history. [©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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African American History

African American history comprises many of the seminal events in U.S. history.

Franklin D. Roosevelt was elected president four times. [©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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Franklin D. Roosevelt

Franklin D. Roosevelt became president during the Great Depression.

Lincoln has been memorialized numerous times in sculpture. [©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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Abe Lincoln

The assassination of Abraham Lincoln is one of the seminal events in United States history.

Gunpowder has a long history. [©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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When and where was gunpowder probably invented?

Read about when and where gunpowder was probably invented.

Bifocal lenses allow people to correct their vision in two different ways with one set of glasses.[©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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Who invented bifocal lenses?

Read about the man who invented bifocal lenses and the craftsman who welded the lenses.

The first World's Fair was held in 1851. [©Jupiter Images, 2009]

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When was the first World's Fair?

Read about the dates of the first World's Fair, also known as the Great Exhibition.

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