Guest Post by Jim McMenamin

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Technology – 1936

Inventions Invented byInventors and Country ( or attributed to First Use )

  • Sunscreen (France) Eugene Schueller a French Chemist invents the first Sunscreen, Eugene Schueller went on to found the L’Oreal Line of Cosmetics.
  • Helicopter (Germany) by Heinrich Focke
  • Magnetic Recording (USA) audio tapes
  • Zippo Lighter (USA) Zippo Manufacturing

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