Eli Whitney

by Nick Planeta

Early Life

  • Whitney was born on December 8, 1765
  • he was born in westborogh massascusetts
  • even as a boy he had a mechanical skill


  • Whitney was the first american that invented electricity.
  • He also invented the very first cotton gin.
  • He was only 10 when he stated a michanical backround.


  • Whitney died in 1825 do to health issues.
  • He died when he was 85 years old when he died.

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Source: "Eli Whitney" www.worldbookonline.com