Frederick McKinley Jones
Did you know he invented the Refridgerator?
Birth and Childhood
He was inducted into the American Society of Refrigeration Engineers in 1944. During the 50’s Frederick was a maco to the Bureau of Standards and the U.S. Department of Defense. On February 21, 1961 he died of lung cancer while in Minneapolis. His most important invention was the long trip refrigeration system which was issued a patent (#2,303,857) on July 12, 1940.