Garrett Morgan

Inventor of the gas mask and traffic light

Introduction

Garrett Morgan is a African American. He invented the gas mask that helped us breath better if there is pollution in the air. He also invented the traffic light to help us not crash on the road.

Early life

Garrett Morgan was born in Kentucky March 4 ,1877. His parents were Elizibith Morgan a Indian and his dad was ether John Hunt or Sydney Morgan. Garrett married Anne Hasket and had 3 children. his children were John Morgan, Garrett Morgan jr, and Cosmo Morgan.He died on August 27, 1963.

inventions

As you know Garrett invented the gas mask and the traffic light. The gas mask helped us by keeping deadly gases out of our bodies so we don't get sick. He also invented the traffic light to help us not crash on the road.

what lessons did you learn?

Well I think you know enogh about him, but there is still more to know. If he knows we are using them today he will be so happy.