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Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick

Cyrus McCormick& 39;s father invented the first horse-drawn crop reaper and was experimenting with a design for a mechanical reaper when he turned the experiment over to his son. Cyrus took a look at his design and made a few changes to make the mechanical reaper fully functional and obtained a patent in 1834.

Jack Hebden : West Ham United

Jack Hebden : West Ham United

Biography of Jack Hebden : West Ham United

CVE-106 U.S.S. Commencement Bay - History

CVE-106 U.S.S. Commencement Bay - History

Commencement BayA bay of Puget Sound, near Tacoma, Wash.(CVE 106; dp. 11,373; 1. 677& 39;1& 34;; b. 75& 39;; ew. 105& 39;2& 34;;dr. 32& 39;; s. 19 k.; cpl. 1,066; a. 2 5& 34;; cl. CommencementBay)Commencement Bay (CVE-106) was launched 9 May 1944 by Seattle Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp., Tacoma, Wash.; sponsored by Mrs.

The Palace of Diocletian: Roman Retirement Home and Palace Fortress of Croatia

The Palace of Diocletian: Roman Retirement Home and Palace Fortress of Croatia

Considered to be one of the most imposing Roman ruins, Diocletian’s Palace is the main attraction of the city of Split, Croatia.

Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin

Get the facts about Russian President Vladimir Putin and his rise to power.

Did Google simply beat Microsoft to market?

Did Google simply beat Microsoft to market?

If I recall correctly Android/droid got an exclusive contract with Verizon carrier. This would have made it near impossible for Windows to enter the US market. I understand Google's search engi…