industrial revoultion

  • telegraph

    Samuel F. B. Morse invents the telegraph
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  • transatlantic cable

    Cyrus Field lays the first successful transatlantic cable.
  • telephone

    Alexander Graham Bell invents the telephone.
  • light bulb

    Thomas Edison invents the indandescent light bulb
  • diesel engine

    Rudolf Diesel patents the diesel engine
  • invents the wireless

    Guglielmo Marconi invents the wireless.
  • first airplane flight

    The Wright Brothers make the first successful airplane flight.