All about me.

Garrett Morgan

What I invented.

First, I invented the Traffic light. I mean without my help there would be a lot more crashes than there already are. Second, I invented the gas mask. Without my help some people couldn't survive World War 1. Third, I invented the Hair Refiner to make people happy with their hair. Positively straightens your hair in 15 minutes.

Other fact about Garrett morgan.

  • I was born on March 4, 1877, in Paris, Kentucky.
  • I died on August 27, 1963, Cleveland, Ohio.
  • On March 10, 1908 I got married.
  • I was 86 when I died.
  • I was inducted in the Hall of Fame in 2005.
  • I was the seventh out of eleven children born at my house.
  • Also I fell behind in school, I was in fifth grade when I was 14.
  • In 1901, I built the first sewing machine and sold it to a shoe tailoring shop.
  • When I was born, my dad wasn't there because he was a slave.