Dr. Joseph N. Jackson is one of the most famous Black inventors in America. Jackson joined the United
Sarah Elisabeth Goode (1855 – April 8, 1905) was an entrepreneur and inventor. She was the second African-American
Richard Bowie Spikes (October 2, 1878 – January 22, 1963) was an African-American inventor. The holder of a
Philip Emeagwali is a Nigerian computer scientist. He has been living in the United States for many years.
Janet Emerson Bashen is an American inventor, entrepreneur, and business consultant. She patented a software program to assist
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Sarah Boone (1832-1904) was an African American inventor who on April 26, 1892, obtained United States patent rights
Walter Lincoln Hawkins (March 21, 1911 – August 20, 1992) was an African-American scientist and inventor who, while
George Edward Alcorn, Jr. (born March 22, 1940) is a pioneer African-American physicist and inventor who worked primarily
Michael C. Harvey (also known as M. C. Harney or M. C. Harvey) was an African American inventor.
John P. Parker (1827 – January 30, 1900) was an American abolitionist, inventor, iron moulder and industrialist. Parker,