Charles Fredrick Wiesenthal

German inventor

Charles Fredrick Wiesenthal (1726–1789)[1] was a German physician and inventor born in 1726. He was awarded the patent for the first known mechanical device for sewing in 1755. One might argue that he invented the sewing machine. He died in 1789.

Charles Fredrick Wiesenthal
Born1726
Died1789

ReferencesEdit

  1. William Trammell Snyder. "Charles Fredrick Wiesenthal (1726-1789): An Appraisal of the Medical Pioneer of Baltimore" (PDF). Retrieved 21 October 2019.