Allen, Zachariah

Born: Sep 15, 1795 AD
Died: 1882 AD, at 86 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Inventor, Scientist


1795 - Allen was in Providence, Rhode Island on September 15, 1795.

 

1813 - Attended and graduated from Brown University.

 

1815 - Studied law at Brown University and was admitted to the bar.

 

1821 - Constructed the first hot-air furnace for the heating of dwelling houses.

 

1833 - Invented the automatic cut-off valve for steam engines and have it patented.

 

1882 - Died on March 17, 1882.

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