Top Ten Inventions by WomenGhostBird Men have invented most things, but there are plenty of things that women have invented, too. And many more that they are thought to have invented, but it was never recorded or they never got the credit.
The Top Ten
Ada Lovelace is considered the first Computer Programmer. - GhostBird
Interesting. I never knew that this existed back in the 1800s!
I've never learnt how to use a dishwasher, but washing them by hand is not so difficult. Nonetheless, an important place to store my dishes! - keycha1n
Invented in 1887 by Josephine Cochrane. You can thank her for not having to scrub your dozens of plates and glasses by hand each day. - GhostBird
Countless people can thank Maria Beasely for inventing the product that saved their lives; Maria is one of the few women who made a fortune off of their inventions. - GhostBird
Goes great with another male invention, the car! Gosh, I love Simpsons... - gemclobenV 1 Comment
Invented by Anna Connelly. - GhostBird
It might not have advanced science or saved lives, but who isn't thankful for the chocolate-chip cookie? Invented in 1938 by Ruth Graves Wakefield. - GhostBirdV 1 Comment
Many lives are saved every day! This should be way higher, if not #1. - Metal_Treasure
Monopoly was actually invented by Elizabeth Magie; however, a man named Charles Darrow got the credit. - GhostBird
I had to add this one. I completely forgot about it. Invented by Katharine Burr Blogett. - GhostBird
The woman who invented this also had a fairly famous musician son, Michael Nesmith of The Monkees.
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