L Hamilton McCormick

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Birthday
27, 1859
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Feb 2, 1934 (74)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
27, 1859
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Feb 2, 1934 (74)

About

Art collector and inventor who hailed from a prosperous family and claimed to have invented the aerial torpedo.

Before Fame

He attended Amherst College where he invented two automatic railroad car couplers and a ballot box to register votes. He attended Columbia Law School.

Trivia

He invented a non-pickable door lock when he was 14.

Family Life

He married Constance Plummer on February 15, 1887. They had three sons together.

Associated With

He was a fan of Andre Michelin.