Timeline of the Toothbrush

Timeline created by rpmoran1
  • Jan 1st, 1223

    The First Toothbrush

    The First Toothbrush
    In the year 1223 a Japanese Zen master by the name of Dogen Kigen witnessed monks using a tool to clean thier teeth. This first toothbrush was made of horse-tail hairs which were attaced to an ox-bone handle.
  • Period:
    Jan 1st, 1223
    to

    The development of the toothbrush