Samuel Bentham

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Birthday
11, 1757
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 31, 1831 (74)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
11, 1757
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 31, 1831 (74)

About

Naval architect and mechanical engineer who became known for his weaponry innovations.

Before Fame

He spent his early life in the service of Russian royalty, working as a shipbuilder, an inventor, and a battle commander.

Trivia

He was appointed in 1796 to the position of Inspector General of Naval Works.

Family Life

His brother was the popular philosopher Jeremy Bentham.

Associated With

He and British inventor Archibald Low are both known for their innovations in warfare technology.