Garrett Morgan

Events

Garrett Morgan Born

1877

Garrett Morgan is born in Kentucky.

Opens up tailor shop

1907

Garrett Morgan and his wife open up own tailor shop.

Saves lives from gas incident

1916

Garret Morgan and his brother save two lives and three bodies.

Invents the traffic signal

1922

Creates the traffic signal

Ivention of the new traffic light

1923

1923 Morgan invented  a new and improved version of the traffic light

Morgans death

1963

Garrett Morgan dies July 27, 1963