ALLSOL
Inventions and Discoveries PDF

Inventions and Discoveries is an important topic for all kind of competitive exams. One to two questions are asked from this topic in SSC, UPSC, Defence, Teaching, and Banking and other Exams.

Here A list of few Most Important Inventions and Discoveries PDF is provided for you all to make things convenient while preparing for exams.

Inventions or Discoveries

Year of Invention or Discoveries

Name of the Inventors or Discoverors

Automatic Calculator

1623

Wilhelm Schickard

Air Conditioner

1914

Willis Carrier

Amplitude Modulation

Reginald Fessenden

Anemometer

1450

Leon Battista Alberti

Animation

1892

Emile Reynaud

Atom Bomb

1945

Julius Robert Oppenheimer

Aspirin

1899

Dr. Felix Hoffman

Airplane

1903

Wilber and Orville Wright

Adhesive tape

1923

Richard G. Drew

Bifocal Lens

1784

Benjamin Franklin

Barometer

Evangelista Torricelli

Barbed Wire

1873

Joseph F. Glidden

Blood Group

1900

Karl Lansdsteiner

Ball Point Pen

1888

John Loud

Bicycle Tyres

1888

John Boyd Dunlop

Bicycle

1839

Kirkpatrick Macmillan

Celluloid

1861

Alexander Parkes

Chloroform

1831

E. Soberran

Cine Camera

1889

Wm. Friese-Greene

Circulation of blood

1628

William Harvey

Clock Mechanical

1725

Hsing and Ling-Tsan

Diesel Engine

1892

Rudolf Diesel

Centigrade Scale

1742

Anders Celsius

Chlorine

1774

Karl Wilhelm Scheele

Dynamite

1867

Alfred B. Nobel

Diesel Engine

1895

Rudolf Diesel

Electric stove/cooker

1896

William S. Hadaway

Electroscope

1748

Jean Nollet

Electric Fan

1882

Wheeler

Electric Battery

1800

Volta

Elevator

1852

Elisha G. Otis

Electric Motor (DC)

1873

Zenobe Gramme

Electromagnet

1824

William Sturgeon

Fountain Pen

1884

Lewis Edson Waterman

Fluorine

1886

Ferdinand Frederick Henri Moissan

Gramophone

1878

Thomas Edison

Hydrogen

1766

Henry Cavendish

Helicopter

1939

Igor Sikorsky

Hovercraft

1959

Christopher Cockerell

Hot Air Balloon

1783

Josef & Etienne Montgolfier

Helium

1868

William Ramsay

Insulin

1923

Sir Frederick Banting

Jet Engine

1936

Hans Von Ohain

Lightning Conductor

1752

Benjamin Franklin

Locomotive

1804

Richard Trevithick

Laser

1960

Dr. Charles H. Townes

Light Bulb

1854

Heinrich Goebel

Motorcycle

1848

Edward Butler

Microscope

1590

Zacharis Janssen

Microphone

1876

Alexander Graham Bell

Machine Gun

1861

Richard Gaffing

Neon Lamp

1915

Georges Claude

Oxygen

1775

Antoine Laurent Lavoisier

Ozone

1839

Christian Schonbein

Piano

1700

Bartolomeo Cristofori

Printing Press

1440

Johannes Gutenberg

Parachute

1785

Jean Pierre Blanchard

Polio Vaccine

Jonas Edward Salk

Periodic Table

1869

Dmitri Mendeleev

Penicillin

1928

Alexander Fleming

Pacemaker

1952

Dr. Paul Zoll

Petrol for Motor Card

1885

Karl Benz

Refrigerator

1851

James Harrison

Radium

1898

Marie & Pierre Curie

Radar

1922

Dr. Albert H. Taylor & Leo C. Young

Rubber (vulcanized)

1841

Charles Goodyear

Rocket Engine

1926

Robert H. Goddard

Radio

1894

Guglielmo Marconi

Richter Scale

1935

Charles Richter

Ship (Turbine)

1894

Charles Parsons

Steam Ship

1775

J.C Perier

Steam Boat

1786

John Fitch

Safety Match

1855

J.E. Lundstrom

Submarine

1776

David Bushnell

Stethoscope

1816

Rene Laennec

Saxophone

1846

Adolphe Sax

Sewing Machine

1846

Elias Howe

Steam-Powered Airship

1852

Henri Giffard

Soft Contact lenses

1961

Otto Wichterle

Synthesizer

1964

Dr. Robert Arthur Moog

Thermometer

1593

Galileo

Theory of Evolution

1858

Charles Darwin

Typewriter

1841

Peter Mitterhofer

Transistors

1948

John Bardeen, William Shockley & Walter Brattain

Telephone

1874

Graham Bell

Valve. Radio

1904

Sir J.A Fleming

Vacuum Cleaner

1869

Ives McGuffey

Vitamin A

1912

Frederick Gowland Hpokins

Vitamin B

1897

Christiaan Eijkman

Vitamin C

Albert Szent-Gyorgi

Vitamin K

1929

Henrik Dam

Vitamin E

 

Herbert McLean Evans & Katherine Scott Bishop

Windshield wipers

1903

Mary Anderson

World Wide Web

1989

Tim Berners Lee with Robert Cailliau

X-ray

1895

Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

Xerox Machine

1928

Chester Carlson

 

Circulation of the Blood

 

William Harvey

Discovery of the Heavens

 

William Herschel

Titanium

 

William Kroll

Transformer

 

William Stanley

Electromagnet

 

William Sturgeon

Electric Iron

1882

H.W. Seeley

Electric Motor

1834

Moritz Jacobi

Evolution, theory of

1858

Charles Darwin

Film sound

1923

Dr. Le de Forest

Glider

1853

Sir George Calyey

Insulin

1923

Sir Frederick Banting

Safety Match

1855

J.E. Lundstrom

Motor car, Petrol

1885

Karl Benz

Radium

1898

Marie & Pierre Curie

Rubber (vulcanized)

1841

Charles Goodyear

Safety Lamp

1816

Sir Humphry Davy

Telescope

1608

Hans Lippershey

Television

1926

John Logic Baird

Thermometer

1593

Galileo

Valve. Radio

1904

Sir J.A Fleming

Printing Press

1440

Johannes Gutenberg

Pocket Watch

1510

Peter Henlein

Microscope

1590

Zacharis Janssen

Logarithms, Napier Bones & decimal point

1590s

John Napier

Automatic Calculator

1623

Wilhelm Schickard

Adding Machine

1642

Blaise Pascal

Barometer

1643

Evangelista Torricelli

Air Pump

1650

Otto Von Guericke

Bacteria

1665

Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek

Pendulum Clock

1657

Christian Huygens

Gravity & Reflecting telescope

1668

Isaac Newton

Clarinet

1690

Johann Christoph Denner

Steam Engine

1698

Thomas Savery

Piano

1700

Bartolomeo Cristofori

Centigrade Scale

1742

Anders Celsius

Electroscope

1748

Jean Nollet

Lightning Conductor

1752

Benjamin Franklin

Hydrogen

1766

Henry Cavendish

Chlorine

1774

Karl Wilhelm Scheele

Ship (Steam)

1775

J.C Perier

Oxygen

1775

Antoine Laurent Lavoisier

Submarine

1776

David Bushnell

Hot Air Balloon

1783

Josef & Etienne Montgolfier

Tungsten

1783

Juan José Elhuyar Lubize & Fausto de Elhuyar

Bifocal Lens

1784

Benjamin Franklin

Parachute

1785

Jean Pierre Blanchard

Steam Boat

1786

John Fitch

Guillotin

1790s

Dr. Joseph-Ignace Guillotin

Watch (Self Winding)

1791

Abraham-Louis Breguet

Milling machine & cotton gin

1793

Eli Whitney

Small Pox Vaccine

1796

Edward Jenner

Vaccination

 

Electric Battery

1800

Volta

Locomotive

1804

Richard Trevithick

Stethoscope

1816

Rene Laennec

Dental Plate

1817

Anthony A.Plantson

Cadmium

1817

Friedrich Stromeyer

Cement

1824

Joseph Aspdin

Electromagnet

1824

William Sturgeon

Photography (on metal)

1826

Joseph Nicéphore Niepce

Braille

1829

Louis Braille

Electromagnetic Induction

1831

Michael Faraday

Electric Generator

 

Revolver

1835

Samuel Colt

Photography (on paper)

1835

W. H. Fox Talbot

Telegraph

1837

William Cook & Charles Wheatstone

Telegraph code

1837

Samuel Morse

Ozone

1839

Christian Schonbein

Typewriter

1841

Peter Mitterhofer

Transformer (Induction coil)

1842

William Stanley .Jr

Saxophone

1846

Adolphe Sax

Sewing Machine

1846

Elias Howe

Motorcycle

1848

Edward Butler

Bullet

1849

Claude Minie

Safety Pin

1849

William Hunt

Burglar Alarm

1851

Edwin T. Holmes

Refrigerator

1851

James Harrison

Elevator

1852

Elisha G. Otis

Steam-Powered Airship

1852

Henri Giffard

Light Bulb

1854

Heinrich Goebel

Generator

1860

Piciontti

Machine Gun

1861

Richard Gaffing

Typewriter

1864

Peter Mitterhofer

Antiseptic

1867

Dr. Joseph Lister

Dynamite

1867

Alfred B. Nobel

Helium

1868

William Ramsay

Vacuum Cleaner

1869

Ives McGuffey

Electric Motor (DC)

1873

Zenobe Gramme

Barbed Wire

1873

Joseph F. Glidden

Telephone

1874

Graham Bell

Microphone

1876

Alexander Graham Bell

Carburetor

1876

Gottlieb Daimler

Phonograph

1877

Thomas Edison

Welder (Electric Welding)

1877

Elisha Thompson

Gramophone

1878

Thomas Edison

Cash Register

1879

James Ritty

Arc Lamp

1879

C. F. Brush

Electric Lamp

1879

Thomas Alva Edison

Electromagnetic theory of light & electromagnetic waves, Radio and electrical frequencies (Hz)

1880

Heinrich Rudolph Hertz

AC motor and transformer, vacuum tube amplifier, Tesla coil, X-Ray technology

1880s

Nikola Tesla

Electric Fan

1882

Wheeler

Fountain Pen

1884

Lewis Edson Waterman

Fluorine

1886

Ferdinand Frederick Henri Moissan

Ball Point Pen

1888

John Loud

Bicycle Tyres

1888

John Boyd Dunlop

Photography (on film)

1888

John Carbutt

Time Recorder

1890

Harlow Bundy

Animation

1892

Emile Reynaud

Cinema

1894

Lumiere brothers

Argon

1894

William Ramsay & Baron Ray Leigh

Radio

1894

Guglielmo Marconi

Ship (Turbine)

1894

Charles Parsons

Diesel Engine

1895

Rudolf Diesel

X-ray

1895

Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen

Electric stove/cooker

1896

William S. Hadaway

Aspirin

1899

Dr. Felix Hoffman

Cellophane

1900

I.E. Brandenberger

Tractor (Caterpillar)

1900

Benjamin Holt

Disc Brake

1902

Dr. F. Lanchester

Windshield wipers

1903

Mary Anderson

Airplanes

1903

Wilber and Orville Wright

Silicones

1904

F.S Kipping

Bakelite

1907

H. Backcland

Gyrocompass

1908

Elmer A. Sperry

Vitamin A

1913

Elmer V. McCollum & M. Davis

Air Conditioner

1914

Willis Carrier

Neon Lamp

1915

Georges Claude

Vitamin B

1916

Elmer V. McCollum

Motor Scooter

1919

Greville Bradshaw

Vitamin C

1920

Albert Szent-Györgyi & Charles Glen King

Vitamin D

1920

Edward Mellanby

Band Aid

1920

Earle Dickson

Crescograph

1920s

Jagadish Chandra Bose

Insulin

1921

Frederick Banting & Charles H. Best

Radar

1922

Dr. Albert H. Taylor & Leo C. Young

Vitamin E

1922

Herbert McLean Evans

Film (Musical)

1923

Warner Bros

Adhesive tape

1923

Richard G. Drew

Loud Speaker

1924

Chester W. Rice and Edward W. Kellogg

Film (Talking)

1926

Warner Bros

Rocket Engine

1926

Robert H. Goddard

Penicillin

1928

Alexander Fleming

Xerox Machine

1928

Chester Carlson

Car Radio

1929

William Lear & Elmer Wavering

Vitamin K

1929

Henrik Dam & Edward Adelbert Doisy

Richter Scale

1935

Charles Richter

Jet Engine

1936

Hans Von Ohain

Microscope(Electron)

1939

Vladimir Kosme Sworykin

Helicopter

1939

Igor Sikorsky

Atom Bomb

1945

Julius Robert Oppenheimer

Microwave Oven

1947

Percy Spencer

Transistors

1948

John Bardeen, William Shockley & Walter Brattain

Pacemaker

1952

Dr. Paul Zoll

Electronic Calculator

1954

IBM

Hovercraft

1959

Christopher Cockerell

Laser

1960

Dr. Charles H. Townes

Soft Contact lenses

1961

Otto Wichterle

Synthesizer

1964

Dr. Robert Arthur Moog

Bicycle

1839

Kirkpatrick Macmillan

Celluloid

1861

Alexander Parkes

Chloroform

1831

E. Soberran

Cine Camera

1889

Wm. Friese-Greene

Circulation of blood

1628

William Harvey

Clock Mechanical

1725

Hsing and Ling-Tsan

Diesel Engine

1892

Rudolf Diesel

 

 

 

 

 

Hope it helps to know the Inventions and Discoveries PDF .

Hope You like our post “Inventions and Discoveries PDF”. For more such knowledge check our SSC exams preparation, Banking Exams preparation, & kids learning sections.

Know More About Our Site

On this website you will get the latest study materials, as well as updated news and all relevant information for all boards of education, college admissions, entrance exams, and Government job Exams. 

Here on this page you can get direct link for  NCERT  Book, NCERT Solutions, CBSE Latest Sample Papers, Previous Years Question Papers, CBSE Updated Syllabus, Detailed Chapters of Grammar, Essays, Letters, Applications, Updated Date Sheet of all classes , Results of board classes and CBSE & NCERT Related current NEWS on daily basis, which are important for teachers as well as for students. 

Our Motivational Quotes for school board duty section is appreciated by many of our permanent users.  By clicking on the link provided below you will  directly land  on that page , from where you can Read books of all subjects as well as can download it too. NCERT BOOKS and NCERT SOLUTIONS in both JPG and PDF form are available.

SELECT YOUR CLASS FROM BELOW PROVIDED LINKS

The Link will take you to the page from where you can Download the books of All subjects like Mathematics, Science, Hindi, English, Social Studies, Sanskrit, Accountancy, Economics, Business Studies, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, History, Civics, Geography, Home Science, Computers, etc of selected class.

 

Post on Different Grammar Topics  like Sentence Definition and Types, Parts of speech- Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs, Adjectives, Prepositions, Conjunctions, Interjections, Singular-plural, Tenses, Narrations, Clauses, Active-passive, Gender Etc. are also available.

If you want to prepare for Govt or any competitive exams then click here to see the updated syllabus of SSC Exams Preparations, Banking Exams Prepartions, Current Affairs and Vedic Maths tricks for faster and quick calculation tricks.