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Church, William

Born: 1778? AD
Died: 1863 AD.

Nationality: American
Categories: Inventor


1778 - William Church was born.

1822 - He was an American inventor who patented a typesetting machine, generally considered the first.

         - He patented the Church Typesetting Machine in England, consisting of a keyboard on which each key released a piece of type of the corresponding letter stored in channels in a magazine.

1863 - William Church.


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