|Name||Charles F. Brush|
|Date of Birth||1849-03-17|
|Place of Birth||Euclid, OH|
About Charles F. Brush
19th-century inventor who changed the world forever by creating street lights.
Early Life Experience of Charles F. Brush
He earned a degree in engineering from the University of Michigan in the 1870s.
He was able to develop his arc lights by patenting an early electrical generator in 1876.
Family Life and Relationship
He was married to Mary Ellen Morris on October 6, 1875. The couple had three children: Edna, Helene, and Charles.
He demonstrated his arc lights before Thomas Edison successfully tested the light bulb.Tags: brush, charles, entrepreneur