Eli Whitney – Wikipedia

May 4, 2019

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eli_Whitney
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Eli Whitney (December 8, 1765 – January 8, 1825) was an American inventor best known for inventing the cotton gin. … Thereafter, he turned his attention into securing contracts with the government in the manufacture of muskets for the newly formed United States Army. He continued making arms and inventing until his death in 1825. “}}