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Events

The steam engine is invented.

1712

James Watt improves the steam engine.

1769

Samuel Morse invents the telegraph.

1844

The Bessemer Method for processing steel is invented.

January 1855

Henry Bessemer invents a process for making steel out of iron

Louis Pasteur develops vaccines for diseases.

January 1870

Thomas Edison uses a light bulb to light a lamp.

October 1879

Henry Ford creates the Model T.

1903

Orville Wright makes the first powered airplane flight.

December 1908