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George Washington Carver


Born: January 1864

Death: January 5 1943

Believed to be born as a born a slave.

in 1941 Time magizine dubbed him as a "Black Leonardo."

Went to college at Simpson then to Iowa State.

Discovered how to use the Peanut for more than just a nut, peanuts then became the sixth leading crop in the Unitied States.

President Theodore Roosevelt publicly admired his work.

My thoughts over this topic.

I knew George Washington Carver was famous for invinting mulitple uses for the peanut, but i didn't know that he went to Simpson or Iowa State.