George Washington Carver

January, 1864-January 5th, 1943

"He could've added fortune to fame, but caring
for neither, he found happiness and honor in
being helpful to the world."

About George Washington Carver

Scientific Contributions and Awards

George Washington Carver, an american scientist, invented many important products such as peanuts, sweet potatoes, soy beans, pecans, plastic, paint, dye, and a type of gasoline. All of this made him a member of the British Royal Society of Arts.

Education and Family

George Washington Carver had many siblings, but all are unknown. His mother and father were slaves owned by Moses Carver, their names were Giles and Mary Carver. He went to many universities, Iowa State, Tuskegee University, and Simpson College.

Bibliography

"George Washington Carver Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story - Biography.com. "Famous Biographies & TV Shows - Biography.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 Feb. 2013. <http://www.biography.com/people/george-washington-carver-9240299>.